Zookeeper Salary

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National Zookeeper Salary Information

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The average yearly salary for Zookeeper is $31,450. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Zookeeper, you could expect a starting pay rate of $25,900 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $37,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.

Yearly Zookeeper Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Zookeeper Salary

$25,160 - $37,740

Starting Yearly Zookeeper Salary

$20,720 - $31,080

Top Yearly Zookeeper Salary

$29,600 - $44,400

Monthly Zookeeper Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Zookeeper Salary

$2,097 - $3,145

Starting Monthly Zookeeper Salary

$1,727 - $2,590

Top Monthly Zookeeper Salary

$2,467 - $3,700

Hourly Zookeeper Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Zookeeper Salary

$11 - $17

Starting Hourly Zookeeper Salary

$9 - $14

Top Hourly Zookeeper Salary

$13 - $20

Zookeeper Gender and Age Stats

Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Zookeeper age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Zookeeper are male in the United States, and 51% of the Zookeeper are female in the United States.

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