Zookeeper Salaries

142 SalariesUpdated Nov 23, 2020

Average Base Pay
$27,040 / yr
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How much does a Zookeeper make?

The national average salary for a Zookeeper is $27,040 in United States. Filter by location to see Zookeeper salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 142 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Zookeeper employees.

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Zookeeper - Hourly

Kansas City Zoo

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $15

9 salaries

$13/hr
$11$15

Zookeeper - Hourly

Birmingham Zoo

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $12

7 salaries

$12/hr
$11$12

Zookeeper - Hourly

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

$15/hr

Range: $13 - $17

5 salaries

$15/hr
$13$17

Zookeeper - Hourly

San Diego Zoo Global

$24/hr

Range: $23 - $25

4 salaries

$24/hr
$23$25

Zookeeper

Saint Louis Zoo

$42,799/yr

Range: $39K - $48K

4 salaries

$42,799/yr
$39K$48K

Zookeeper - Hourly

Zoo Atlanta

$14/hr

Range: $13 - $15

4 salaries

$14/hr
$13$15

Zookeeper - Hourly

Houston Zoo

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $19

4 salaries

$17/hr
$15$19

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Zookeeper

Houston Zoo

$32,481/yr

Range: $23K - $49K

4 salaries

$32,481/yr
$23K$49K

Zookeeper - Hourly

San Antonio Zoo

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $13

4 salaries

$11/hr
$11$13

Zookeeper - Hourly

Knoxville Zoological Gardens

$10/hr

Range: $10 - $11

4 salaries

$10/hr
$10$11

Zookeeper - Hourly

Tanganyika Wildlife Park

$10/hr

Range: $10 - $10

4 salaries

$10/hr
$10$10

Zookeeper - Hourly

Audubon Nature Institute

$15/hr

Range: $15 - $15

3 salaries

$15/hr
$15$15

Zookeeper - Hourly

Lowry Park Zoo

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $14

3 salaries

$12/hr
$11$14

Zookeeper - Hourly

Nashville Zoo

$14/hr

Range: $14 - $15

3 salaries

$14/hr
$14$15

Zookeeper - Hourly

Fresno Chaffee Zoo

$16/hr

Range: $15 - $17

3 salaries

$16/hr
$15$17

Zookeeper - Hourly

Brevard Zoo

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $13

3 salaries

$13/hr
$11$13

Zookeeper

Honolulu Zoo

$48,743/yr

Range: $45K - $52K

3 salaries

$48,743/yr
$45K$52K

Zookeeper

NexAge Technologies USA

About
$24K - $27K

2 salaries

About
$24K - $27K
$24K$27K

Zookeeper

San Diego Zoo Global

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$45K - $52K

2 salaries

About
$45K - $52K
$45K$52K

Zookeeper - Hourly

Woodland Park Zoo

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$22 - $26hourly

2 salaries

About
$22 - $26hourly
$22$26
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent zookeeper salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$13
hourly
A Zookeeper in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Zookeeper in the Pensacola, FL Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Pensacola, FL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Zookeeper in the Wichita, KS Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Wichita, KS Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Zookeeper in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Zookeeper in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$11
hourly
A Zookeeper in the Knoxville, TN Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Knoxville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$23
hourly
A Zookeeper in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$50,000
per year
A Zookeeper in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization