Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Salary growth is weak for Animal Science Professors during their first decade in the field; typical pay starts at $71K and turns to only $64K after five to 10 years. After 10 to 20 years, salary hovers around $82K. Wages continue to improve for Animal Science Professors after 20 years in the field, and salaries border $88K. In this field, age distribution is widespread: 33 percent of those surveyed report the most experience (more than two decades), and 33 percent have the least experience (one to nine years). 30 percent of respondents fall in the middle, with 10-20 years of experience.