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Alternate Job Titles: Zoologist

What is the average annual salary for Zoologist?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Zoologist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Zoologist in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Zoologist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Zoologist in the United States is $67,238 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Zoologist in the United Sates are expected to make less than $67,238.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2014

Median $67,238
  • 10%$43,990
  • 25%$55,069
  • 75%$82,920
  • 90%$97,198

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Job Description for Zoologist

Studies the structure, physiology, development, and classification of animals. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. View Zoologist job description

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