Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists Salary Information in Michigan

The average annual and hourly salaries for zoologists and wildlife biologists in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of zoologists and wildlife biologists amongst Michigan cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists in Michigan

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,410
25th Percentile Wage
$52,200
50th Percentile Wage
$67,710
75th Percentile Wage
$75,850
90th Percentile Wage
$81,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for zoologists and wildlife biologists in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,800. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $67,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $43,410.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of zoologists and wildlife biologists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$67,710
1.49% -1.91%
2016
$66,700
-3.66% -
2015
$69,140
2.52% -
2014
$67,400
-0.80% -
2013
$67,940
-1.56% -
2012
$69,000
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists in Michigan Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of zoologists and wildlife biologists in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of zoologists and wildlife biologists in state of Michigan ranges from $56,400 to $69,980. The highest paying area for zoologists and wildlife biologists in Michigan is Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $69,980. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $67,720). The lowest paying area is Lansing-East Lansing with a median annual salary of $56,400.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$69,980
Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$67,720
Lansing-East Lansing
$56,400




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