The salary statistics and trend of animal scientists in the industry of state government, including schools and hospitals are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare animal scientist salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$33,710|
|25th Percentile Wage||$41,200|
|50th Percentile Wage||$49,200|
|75th Percentile Wage||$61,510|
|90th Percentile Wage||$76,260|
Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for animal scientists in the industry of state government, including schools and hospitals. 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 $76,260. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent animal scientists is $33,710.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of animal scientists in the industry of State government, including schools and hospitals from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of animal scientists in six industries within the federal, state, and local government sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of animal scientists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.
|Industry||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)|| |
|Federal government, including USPS|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)|| |
|State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)|| |
|Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit|| |
|State government, including schools and hospitals|| |