Animal Caretaker salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 2,626 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Animal Caretakers make?
The average total salary for a Animal Caretaker is $24,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,626 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Animal Caretaker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Animal Caretaker salary can vary between $16,000 to $47,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
Learn more about Mint Salary
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Animal Caretaker salary by location

Animal Caretaker salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Christensen Farms Feedlots In, Holt County, NE
11 income tax records
$16K – $50K
US Department Of Defense, Bexar County, TX
18 income tax records
$24K – $43K
San Diego Humane Society, San Diego County, CA
16 income tax records
$21K – $34K

Animal Caretaker demographics in United States

single icon
85% are single
married icon
15% are married
have kids icon
13% have kids
own a home icon
15% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Animal Caretakers in United States

2,626 full-time salaries from 2019
mint phone
Earn what you deserve.
Other animal caretakers track salary trends in Mint, you should too.
The average salary for a animal caretaker in the United States is $24,500 per year. Animal caretaker salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $47,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,626 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as animal caretaker.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for animal caretakers in the United States: Christensen Farms Feedlots In ($45,500 a year), US Department of Defense ($38,500 a year), and San Diego Humane Society ($30,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for animal caretakers in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($31,000 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($30,500 a year), and San Diego Metro Area, CA ($30,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.