A Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) earns an average wage of C$16.87 per hour. A skill in Critical Care is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$20,834 - C$45,676
C$21K
C$30K
C$46K
MEDIAN: C$29,827
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50%
90%

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C$13.73 - C$20.92
C$14
C$17
C$21
MEDIAN: C$16.87
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$16KC$32KC$48K
Salary
C$20,834 - C$45,676  
   
Bonus
C$10.07 - C$1,490  
Profit Sharing
C$2,450  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$28,235 - C$44,572  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$12C$24C$36
Hourly Rate
C$13.73 - C$20.92  
   
Overtime
C$16.77 - C$34.71  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Bonus
C$10.07 - C$1,490  
   
Profit Sharing
C$2,450  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$28,235 - C$44,572  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 168

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$35,397

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Key Stats for Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) Salaries

▲17%

▲16%

▲1%

National Average
C$35,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) Salaries

Critical Care
▲19%

Client Interaction
▲9%

▲3%

Anesthesia
▼0%

Dentistry
▼0%

National Average
C$35,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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