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Animal Scientist Salary

$73,949 (USD)

Average Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly

$1,531

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 21, 2019

The average pay for an Animal Scientist is $73,949 a year and $36 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Animal Scientist is between $52,736 and $91,405. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Animal Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Develops better, more efficient ways of producing and processing meat, poultry, eggs, and milk through the study of genetics, nutrition, reproduction, growth, and development of animals.
  • Develops improved practices in feeding, housing, sanitation, and parasite and disease control.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Animal Scientist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Animal Scientists

Job family population: 2,530

Estimated population of Animal Scientist jobs: 179

Rate of error: 6.2%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$85,727
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Animal Scientist Job Listings for United States

Animal Scientist
Oct 25
Rock Valley, IA, USA
Meadowvale Dairy
Meadowvale Dairy LLC, located in Rock Valley, IA has multiple open positions for Animal Scientist in Rock Valley, Iowa. Applicants must have at least B.S. in Animal Science, Veterinary Medicine, or ...
Extension Assistant/Associate Professor of Animal Science
Nov 8
Alexandria, United States
Tennessee State University
Position Information Job Title Extension Assistant/Associate Professor of Animal Science Department COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE Number of hours per week: 37.5 Days to be worked: Monday Tuesday Wednesday ...
Assistant Professor - Animal Science, Food and Nutrition
Sep 25
Carbondale, IL, USA
Southern Illinois University System
An earned doctorate in Animal Science or closely related field. ABD applicants will be considered if all doctoral degree requirements will be completed by August 15, 2020. If all degree requirements ...
Animal Care Washroom Technician
Nov 6
Farmington, CT, USA
Kelly Services
Animal Care Washroom Technician Farmington, CT Contract-to-Hire Full-Time, Day-Shift Kelly Scientific Resources is searching for a qualified candidate with an understanding of the field of lab animal ...
Animal Research Vivarium / Husbandry, Carlsbad, CA
Nov 5
Carlsbad, CA, USA
Kelly Services
Associate's degree or equivalent in Animal Science, Life Science, or related discipline with 1-3 years of directly related experience and/or training; or High School diploma with 3-5 years of ...

The average pay for an Animal Scientist is $73,949 a year and $36 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Animal Scientist is between $52,736 and $91,405. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Animal Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Alexandria, United States
Tennessee State University
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