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Animal Scientist Salary in the Industry of Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions

The salary statistics and trend of animal scientists in the industry of museums, historical sites, and similar institutions are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare animal scientist salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,150
25th Percentile Wage
$34,630
50th Percentile Wage
$43,180
75th Percentile Wage
$58,620
90th Percentile Wage
$85,670

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for animal scientists in the industry of museums, historical sites, and similar institutions. 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 $85,670. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $43,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent animal scientists is $29,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of animal scientists in the industry of Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$43,180
-1.25% 6.04%
2013
$43,720
7.20% -
2012
$40,570
- -

Table 3. Compare Animal Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of animal scientists in two industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation 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
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$43,180
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$43,180

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