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Zookeeper salary in United States

How much does a Zookeeper make in the United States?

Average base salary

$16.75

The average salary for a zookeeper is $16.75 per hour in the United States. 279 salaries reported, updated at September 12, 2022

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Top companies for Zookeepers in United States

  1. Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
    4.0star
    46 reviews7 salaries reported
    $107per hour
  2. $27.50per hour
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Highest paying cities for Zookeepers near United States

  1. Austin, TX
    $17.39 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $17.13 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $16.63 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  1. Grand Rapids, MI
    $15.77 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. Little Rock, AR
    $15.76 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Palm Desert, CA
    $15.42 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  1. Wheaton, IL
    $15.18 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. El Paso, TX
    $14.91 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Brookfield, IL
    $14.81 per hour
    10 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 187 ratings

34% of Zookeepers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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