Massachusetts Nonfarm Animal Caretakers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Nonfarm Animal Caretakers in Massachusetts

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Fast Facts for Animal Caretakers in Massachusetts

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pittsfield, Taunton and Framingham
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Boston, Lowell and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Worcester and Framingham

Salaries for Animal Caretakers in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Boston, Springfield and Barnstable

Schools for Animal Caretakers in Massachusetts are listed below.

Selected Animal Caretakers Schools in Massachusetts

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More Massachusetts Animal Caretakers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Becker College Worcester Bachelor 1,800
North Shore Community College Danvers Associate 7,107

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Animal Caretakers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Massachusetts. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Animal Caretakers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Animal Caretakers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


New Bedford 60 $0 0.75
Pittsfield 70 $23440 1.28
Barnstable Town 210 $24650 1.66
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