The average Animal Behaviorist in the US makes $49,641. The average bonus for an Animal Behaviorist is $293 which represents 1% of their salary, with 100% of people reporting that they receive a bonus each year. Animal Behaviorists make the most in San Francisco, CA at $74,499, averaging total compensation 50% greater than the US average.
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The salaries of Animal Behaviorists in the US range from $10,097 to $252,865 , with a median salary of $45,790 . The middle 57% of Animal Behaviorists makes between $45,790 and $114,501, with the top 86% making $252,865.
For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 22%. After a federal tax rate of 22% has been taken out, Animal Behaviorists could expect to have a take-home pay of $42,780/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $1,783*.
* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.
With a take-home pay of roughly $3,565/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, an Animal Behaviorist would pay 70.29% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.
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