2021 Highest Paid Animal Services Graduates

338 Bachelor's Degrees
$21,183 Avg Salary
$23,697 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Animal Services School for You

Highest Paid Animal Services GraduatesIn 2018-2019, 338 people earned their bachelor's in animal services, making the major the #227 most popular in the United States. When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Highest Paid Animal Services list to help you make the college decision.

This year's Highest Paid Animal Services Graduates ranking analyzed 6 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in animal services.

The numbers used in this ranking are early career salaries, which we define to be 10 years after a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

Comparing Average Salaries of Animal Services Majors

The average animal services major who graduates from a school in the United States earns about $21,183 per year during the early years of their career. If salary is one of the most important things on your career list, you may be disappointed to hear that this is 47% less than the salary of a typical college graduate.

Average Salary for Animal Services Graduates from Schools Nationwide  21,183
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National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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2021 Highest Paid Animal Services Grads in the United States

The highest paid animal services majors graduate from the following colleges and universities.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Animal Services Graduates

Our rankings recognize Colorado State University - Fort Collins as the #1 school in this year's rankings. Located in the midsize city of Fort Collins, Colorado State is a public college with a fairly large student population. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in animal services from the school is $27,100.

The average amount in student loans that animal services majors at Colorado State take out while working on their bachelor's is $22,286. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $231.

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West Texas A&M University comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the fringe town of Canyon, West Texas A&M University is a public school with a moderately-sized student population. Animal Services majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $24,000.

The average amount in student loans that animal services majors at West Texas A&M University take out while working on their bachelor's is $17,911.

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The #3 spot in this year's ranking belongs to The University of Findlay. Findlay is a small private not-for-profit school located in the town of Findlay. Animal Services majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $23,500.

The average amount in student loans that animal services majors at Findlay take out while working on their bachelor's is $24,699. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $272.

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Johnson & Wales University - Providence landed the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid animal services school. Located in the medium-sized city of Providence, JWU Providence is a private not-for-profit school with a medium-sized student population. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, animal services majors make an average salary of $19,300.

Animal Services majors at JWU Providence take out an average of $25,236 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $272.

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William Woods University comes in at #5 in this year's ranking. William Woods is a small private not-for-profit school located in the distant town of Fulton. Animal Services majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $17,300.

After completing their bachelor's degree, animal services graduates from William Woods carry an average student debtload of $24,045. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $268.

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Asbury University

Wilmore, KY

The #6 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Asbury University. Located in the town of Wilmore, Asbury is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, animal services majors make an average salary of $15,900.

The average amount in student loans that animal services majors at Asbury take out while working on their bachelor's is $23,621. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $241.

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One of 13 majors within the Agriculture & Agriculture Operations area of study, Animal Services has other similar majors worth exploring.

Majors Similar to Animal Services

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 6,605
Agricultural Economics & Business 5,324
General Agriculture 2,377
Plant Sciences 2,008
Food Science Technology 1,363

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Corey Hensley.

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