Zookeeper salary in US Midwest Region

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Based on 309 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Zookeeper is $36,500 per year. This is based on data from 309 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Zookeeper and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Zookeeper salary can vary between $18,000 to $63,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Zookeeper salary by company

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Chicago Zoological Society, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$51K – $66K
Zoological Society Of Cincinnati, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$35K – $53K
Omaha Zoological Society, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$30K – $52K
Sgco Sedgwick County, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$20K – $43K
County Of Milwaukee, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$33K – $39K
Indianapolis Zoological, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$27K – $48K

Zookeeper demographics in US Midwest Region

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61% are single
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39% are married
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19% have kids
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51% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Zookeepers in US Midwest Region

309 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a zookeeper in US Midwest Region is $36,500 per year. Zookeeper salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $18,000 to $63,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 309 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as zookeeper.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for zookeepers in US Midwest Region: Chicago Zoological Society ($56,500 a year), Zoological Society of Cincinnati ($50,000 a year), and Omaha Zoological Society ($40,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for zookeepers in US Midwest Region: Chicago Metro Area, IL ($54,000 a year), Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($53,500 a year), and Columbus Metro Area, OH ($51,000 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.