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 South Dakota. On average, they make less than soil and water conservationists but more than foresters.

Career Median Salary
Soil and water conservationist salary $61K
Industrial ecologist salary $59K
Environmental consultant salary $59K
Climate change analyst salary $59K
Environmental restoration planner salary $59K
Animal scientist salary $55K
Soil and plant scientist salary $58K
Food science technologist salary $50K
Cartographer salary $54K
Forester salary $52K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)