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Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists


Study the characteristics and habitats of animals and wildlife.

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists study the behavior, diseases, and life processes of animals. They may specialize in wildlife management. They may learn about animals' habitats. Their job may involve protecting animals' habitats from the effects of pollution or hunting.

Wages $30.91 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Good
Education & Training Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Science and Mathematics
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