The salary statistics and trend of animal scientists in the industry of federal, state, and local government (oes designation) 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||$56,770|
|25th Percentile Wage||$70,260|
|50th Percentile Wage||$86,460|
|75th Percentile Wage||$119,490|
|90th Percentile Wage||$145,630|
Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for animal scientists in the industry of federal, state, and local government (oes designation). 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 $145,630. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $86,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent animal scientists is $56,770.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of animal scientists in the industry of Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation) 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|| |