Zoologist Salary in San Francisco, California

How much does a Zoologist make in San Francisco, CA? The average Zoologist salary in San Francisco, CA is $91,618 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $75,037 and $112,986. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Zoologist studies the structure, physiology, development, and classification of animals. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Being a Zoologist is familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Additionally, Zoologist performs a variety of complicated tasks. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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