AU$63,012
Avg. Salary
AU$34.79
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Zoologist is AU$34.79 per hour.

The average pay for a Zoologist is AU$63,012 per year.

AU$33.36
10%
AU$34.79
50%
AU$37.28
90%
MEDIAN AU$34.79
AU$49k
10%
AU$63k
50%
AU$100k
90%
MEDIAN AU$63,012
AU$49,132 - AU$100,000
AU$49K
AU$63K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$63,012
10%
50%
90%
AU$33.36 - AU$37.28
AU$35
MEDIAN: AU$34.79
50%
AU$0AU$100K
Salary AU$49,132 - AU$100,000
Bonus AU$1,965
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$50,335 - AU$84,973
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data AU$0AU$37
Hourly Rate AU$34.79
Annual Data AU$0AU$84K
Bonus AU$1,965
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$50,335 - AU$84,973
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

Job Description for Zoologist

Zoologists are scientists who study living organisms, specifically animals (some specialize in particular types of animals), and they are employed primarily by universities, wildlife agencies, zoos, and other special attractions. This position often requires working in an outdoor environment, and some travel may be required. Their hours will depend on the hours of their organization, and overnight or weekend shifts are not uncommon.

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Zoologist Tasks

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

Zoologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-4%

National Average: AU$67,680

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Key Stats for Zoologist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
23%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 58%