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 6% less than similar careers in Tennessee. On average, they make less than biofuels production managers but more than chemists.

Career Median Salary
Biofuels production manager salary $79K
Atmospheric scientist salary $90K
Veterinarian salary $78K
Nanotechnology engineer salary $82K
Geologist salary $72K
Animal scientist salary $50K
Scientist salary $69K
Geospatial information scientist salary $72K
Occupational health specialist salary $71K
Chemist salary $60K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)