Animal Scientist Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of animal scientists in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare animal scientist salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Animal Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for animal scientists in the industry sector of wholesale trade. 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 $138,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid animal scientists is $47,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of animal scientists in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Compare Animal Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of animal scientists in two industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. For detailed animal scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].


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