Animal Keeper Head Salary in Maryland, United States
The average pay for an Animal Keeper Head is $41,737 a year and $20 an hour in Maryland, United States.
The average salary range for an Animal Keeper Head is between $31,420 and $50,315.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.
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Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in care and exhibition of birds and animals at establishments, such as zoos or circuses.
Studies animals to detect signs of illness and consults with veterinarian to determine type of medication or treatment required.
Evaluates cages, grottos, and pens for cleanliness and structural defects.
Assigns workers to various tasks, and oversees treatment, preparation of food, feeding of animals, and maintenance and repair of animal quarters.
Specifies type of animal to exhibit in zoo and location of exhibit, according to weather, animal behavior characteristics, and physical condition.
Performs other duties as described under supervisor.
May hire, train, and discharge workers.
May keep time records and prepare supply requisitions and reports.
May coordinate training of animals for circus performance.
May give lectures to public to stimulate interest in animals.
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