Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $13.52 per hour on average. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $12.00 per hour. The largest fraction of BluePearl Veterinary Partners people (40 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $17.25 per hour on average.
Licensed Veterinary Technicians are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $16.00 per hour; Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $15.25 and around $10.00, respectively.
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Tampa, Fla. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $18.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include New York, N.Y. ($14.60) and Chicago, Ill. (around $13.52). Within the firm, employees working in Florida take home the most — $18.00 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Veterinary Technicians have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $19.40 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Critical Care; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $18.00 per hour. A common skill in BluePearl Veterinary Partners' work force is Client Interaction; approximately one-half of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Anesthesia, Customer Service, and Radiology.
BluePearl Veterinary Partners' employees who participated in the survey are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
A fair number of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. The larger part of employees have health insurance, and benefits for approximately half of workers also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are pets/dog at work.