Animal Scientist Salary in the Industry of Food Manufacturing

The salary statistics and trend of animal scientists in the industry of food manufacturing are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare animal scientist salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,150
25th Percentile Wage
$45,330
50th Percentile Wage
$69,190
75th Percentile Wage
$99,210
90th Percentile Wage
$145,720

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for animal scientists in the industry of food manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) animal scientists is $145,720. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent animal scientists is $36,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of animal scientists in the industry of Food Manufacturing from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,190
37.33% -35.53%
2015
$43,360
-73.52% -
2014
$75,240
-24.63% -
2012
$93,770
- -

Table 3. Compare Animal Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of animal scientists in four industries within the manufacturing sector are shown in Table 3. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017. For salary information of animal scientists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Animal Food Manufacturing
$73,820
Chemical Manufacturing
$72,730
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$72,730
Food Manufacturing
$69,190

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