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Saudah Mazyck

Website: http://www.anapsid.org/resources/jobs.html
Care and Conservation of Wildlife:

Biologist
Conservation Officer
Cooperative Extension Agent
Ecologist
Educator
Environmental Management
Environmental Chemistry
Forestry/Park Ranger
Interpretive Naturalist
Natural Resources Management
Wildlife Rehabilitator
Pets:

Animal behavior
Outreach programs
Therapy and Psychology
Zoos (training varies, ranging from exotic animal caretaking to biology:

Director
Supervisor
Keeper
Habitat Specialist
Research
Animal Training:

Trainer (large, small and exotics) for work, show and entertainment industry, and obedience training
Volunteer (may require special training or previous work experience):
SPCA
Camps
4-H
Field Research
Future Farmers
Humane Societies
Nature Centers
Parks
Wildlife Rehabilitation Facilities
Zoos
General areas of study and work:

Agriculture & Natural Resources
Education
Environmental Sciences
Fisheries & Wildlife Sciences
Law (Animal Welfare, Environmental)
Psychology
Science Technology
Veterinary Medicine


Representative Jobs/Salary Ranges
Salaries change through the years, and may be different in different geographical locations; a forester in Michigan may not make the same salary as a forester in Florida. The salaries listed include the minimum starting salary, and an average salary reflecting many years of work in the field (as of sources dated 1994 and earlier). If you are interested in more current salary data, head over to the Career Development Center at your local junior college and look through the resource materials there. (Note: these salary ranges stem from data collected in the mid 1990's. You can find updated information through the career center of your high school, junior or vocational college, or online at the Bureau of Labor and Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook.)

Agriculture Product Sales Representative ($1000-5800)
Animal Breeder ($1900-4400)
Animal Caretaker or Keeper ($1400-3400)
Animal Trainer ($minimum wage-3000)
Anthropologists ($1200-4200)
Biologists ($1500-4900)
Biomedical Engineer ($2200-6600)
Environmental Analyst/Ecologist ($2200-4300)
Environmental Lawyer ($1800-6000)
Farm and Ranch Hand ($1100-2000)
Fish and Wildlife Specialists ($1600-4000)
Foresters ($1200-5000)
Forestry Technician ($775-3100)
Guide Dog Trainer ($minimum wage-3000)
Marine Biologist ($3700-5000)
Oceanographer ($3900-5000)
Park Ranger ($1200-5600)
Secondary School Science Teacher ($1900-4000)
Wildlife Specialist ($1600-3100)
Veterinarian ($1900-8000)
Veterinary Pathologist ($1900-6000)

Answered 2 years ago

Saudah Mazyck