Zoologist Salary

How much does a Zoologist make in the United States?
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$74,906 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$36 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,513 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average zoologist salary in United States is $74,906 or an equivalent hourly rate of $36. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,513. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$53,418 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$92,587 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Estimated salary in 2023:
$86,837 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
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