By: Will Hunter


You must have a Bachelor's degree in Zoology

You must have a PhD

Key Skills: Science, critical thinking, decision making, active learning.

Typical day in the career field: Typical day in the career is observing animals in their natural habitat, and researching them.

Salary Range: On average per year Zoologists earn $56,500

Job Demographics: You can live in a variety of places.

Negatives aspects of the Job: You most likely work with dangerous animals. You could get a disease from the animals, and the work hours are unpredictable.

Job Description: Study and research animals to help them. Zoologists study the behavior, physiology, classification and distribution of animals, whether they are living or extinct.