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Animal Scientist Salary in the Industry of State government, including schools and hospitals

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.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,200
-4.13% 0.14%
2016
$51,230
1.60% -
2015
$50,410
-1.17% -
2014
$51,000
3.86% -
2013
$49,030
-0.20% -
2012
$49,130
- -

Table 3. Compare Animal Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

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)
$110,420
Federal government, including USPS
$110,420
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$86,460
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$67,310
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$51,970
State government, including schools and hospitals
$49,200

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