Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Starting at $71K, salaries for Animal Science Professors new to the field show little growth early on, reaching just $64K after five to 10 years. Between 10 and 20 years, pay reaches $82K. As Animal Science Professors reach 20 years on the job, salary growth continues to be strong, with earnings averaging $88K. Age distribution in this workforce is widespread and evident in its breakdown: 33 percent of those who answered report one to nine years of experience; 30 percent claim 10-20 years, and 33 percent have more than two decades under their belt.