Aquarists

Conquering Marine Biology Under the Sea

What is their Job

     An aquarist takes care of the animal and plant life that live in an aquarium. Different types of aquarists can do a variety of other things. They can populate exhibits with endangered species by investigating a animal breeding in captivity. They can also maintain and create aquarium exhibits for visitors to explore and stimulate animal behavior by concocting vitamins and toys that they can play with.

Companies Hiring

     1. Monterey Bay Aquarium     2. The National Aquarium     3. The Walt Disney Company

Annual Wage and Job Growth

     Aquarists earn on average, 32,000 dollars yearly. Their job growth is faster than average with an increase of 6% (14% to 20%)