Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $14.51 per hour. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $12.00 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of BluePearl Veterinary Partners employees (38 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $17.25 per hour on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Licensed Veterinary Technicians, Veterinary Technicians, and Veterinary Assistants; while the first receives the highest median pay at $16.00 per hour, the other salaries come in at around $16.00 and about $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 $18.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include New York, N.Y. ($14.60) and Chicago, Ill. (about $13.52). By state, BluePearl Veterinary Partners employees make the most in Florida, earning $18.00 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Veterinary Technicians have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $18.00 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Critical Care; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $17.49 per hour. Client Interaction is a popular skill among BluePearl Veterinary Partners workers, with a little over a half of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Many workers usually know Anesthesia, Customer Service, and Radiology as well.
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
To plan for old age, a strong majority of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the larger part of employees, and slightly more than half of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. A few more workplace perks are pets/dog at work.