Animal scientist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Animal scientist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $49,760
Colorado $48,900
Florida $42,210
Georgia $53,370
Iowa $68,150
Illinois $50,319
Indiana $67,510
Kansas $60,150
Louisiana $48,030
Massachusetts $55,430
Maryland $118,410
Michigan $52,330
Minnesota $65,760
Missouri $62,720
North Carolina $51,610
Nebraska $81,150
New Jersey $103,120
New York $59,010
Ohio $68,530
Oklahoma $21,160
Pennsylvania $51,020
South Dakota $55,420
Tennessee $50,090
Texas $49,390
Wisconsin $63,440

How do animal scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Animal scientists earn about the same as related careers in Oklahoma. On average, they make less than environmental technicians but more than forest and conservation workers.

Career Median Salary
Environmental technician salary $44K
Farm equipment mechanic salary $42K
Explosives worker salary $42K
Soil and plant scientist salary $40K
Biotechnician salary $41K
Animal scientist salary $21K
Agricultural inspector salary $35K
Grain elevator worker salary $31K
Agricultural and food science technician salary $30K
Forest and conservation worker salary $32K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)