Zookeeper salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$36,000/yr
Based on 347 income tax records
$18,000
$59,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$18,000
$59,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

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

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Zookeepers make?
The average total salary for a Zookeeper is $36,000 per year. This is based on data from 347 TurboTax users who reported their job as Zookeeper and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Zookeeper salary can vary between $18,000 to $59,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Zookeeper salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
32 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$49K – $59K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
13 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$46K – $54K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
20 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$46K – $50K
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Columbus Metro Area, OH
18 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$27K – $55K
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Cleveland Metro Area, OH
11 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$30K – $50K
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Toledo Metro Area, OH
10 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$37K – $45K
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Omaha Metro Area, NE
24 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$34K – $40K
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Detroit Metro Area, MI
11 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$35K – $39K
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Akron Metro Area, OH
12 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$36K – $40K
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St. Louis Metro Area, MO
22 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$35K – $40K
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Madison Metro Area, WI
11 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$29K – $54K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
17 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$29K – $34K
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Kansas City Metro Area, MO
13 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$27K – $30K
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Wichita Metro Area, KS
18 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $30K

Zookeeper salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chicago Zoological Society, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$50K – $61K
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Lincoln Park Zoological Society, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$49K – $56K
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The Columbus Zoo, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$46K – $60K
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Zoological Society Of Cincinnati, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$49K – $53K
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St Louis Zoological Park, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$37K – $41K
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Detroit Zoological Society, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$36K – $39K
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Omaha Zoological Society, US Midwest Region
22 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$34K – $39K
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Indianapolis Zoological, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$29K – $32K
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Sgco Sedgwick County, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$29K – $32K
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Friends Of The Zoo Of Kcmo, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$28K – $29K

Zookeeper demographics in US Midwest Region

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65% are single
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35% are married
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20% have kids
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46% own a home

Zookeeper salaries by age in US Midwest Region

$0
$11,625
$23,250
$34,875
$46,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Zookeepers in US Midwest Region

347 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a zookeeper in US Midwest Region is $36,000 per year. Zookeeper salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $18,000 to $59,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 347 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 ($57,000 a year), Lincoln Park Zoological Society ($54,000 a year), and The Columbus Zoo ($50,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for zookeepers in US Midwest Region: Chicago Metro Area, IL ($54,500 a year), Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($51,500 a year), and Cincinnati Metro Area, OH ($49,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.