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 Wisconsin. On average, they make less than bioinformatics scientists but more than soil and water conservationists.

Career Median Salary
Bioinformatics scientist salary $71K
Molecular biologist salary $71K
Farm manager salary $61K
Aquacultural manager salary $61K
Chemist salary $70K
Animal scientist salary $63K
Hydrologist salary $61K
Occupational health specialist salary $65K
Conservation scientist salary $64K
Soil and water conservationist salary $64K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)