Animal Nutritionist Salary

The average pay for an Animal Nutritionist is $68,406 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$39,663 - $117,916
$40K
$69K
$120K
MEDIAN: $69,000
10%
50%
90%

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$14.44 - $22.70
$15
MEDIAN: $15.26
50%

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$0$126K
Salary $39,663 - $117,916
Bonus $511 - $16,638
Profit Sharing $2,250
Commission $5,250
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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$31,225 - $126,067
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $15.26
Annual Data $0$126K
Bonus $511 - $16,638
Commission $5,250
Profit Sharing $2,250
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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$31,225 - $126,067
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Animal Nutritionist

  • Consult with veterinarians, animal researchers, and animal health care staff to determine nutritional needs and diet restrictions of patient.
  • Screen, assess and evaluate nutritional needs, diet restrictions and current health plans to develop and implement dietary-care plans and provide nutritional counseling.
  • May monitor food service operations to ensure conformance to nutritional, safety, sanitation and quality standards.
  • Advise animal's owners on nutritional principles, diet modifications, food selection and preparation.

Animal Nutritionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Animal Nutritionist

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Animal Nutritionist Salaries

Experienced
▲26%

National Average
$70,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 12%