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Zoologist or Wildlife Biologist Salary

A Zoologist or Wildlife Biologist earns an average salary of $57,000 per year.

$43,359 - $102,129
(Median)
$43K
$57K
$100K
MEDIAN: $57,000
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$43,359 - $102,129  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,034  
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$28,960 - $96,292  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Zoologist or Wildlife Biologist

  • Conduct habitat surveys and prepare biological and environmental reports.
  • Maintain records of species, habitat types, and wetlands studied during surveys.
  • Study the origin and development of animal species, habits, diseases, behavior, and the relationship between animals and their environment.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 12%
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