Experienced Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) Salary

Median pay for Experienced Certified Veterinary Technicians is around $17.13 per hour. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Experienced Certified Veterinary Technicians. While some workers in this profession — roughly two-fifths — do not have any health coverage, a majority do receive medical benefits and over a third have dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$29,087 - $44,850
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$45K
MEDIAN: $39,541
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$14.21 - $21.52
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MEDIAN: $17.13
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$29,087 - $44,850  
   
Bonus
$101.37 - $2,959  
Total Pay (?
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$29,743 - $46,119  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$14.21 - $21.52  
   
Overtime
$17.98 - $32.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$101.37 - $2,959  
   
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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$29,743 - $46,119  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 208

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Key Stats for Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT)

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
10-19 years
91%
20 years or more
9%
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Skills That Affect Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) Salaries

Critical Care
▲19%

Customer Service
▲4%

Surgery
▲2%

Emergency Room (ER)
▲2%

Anesthesia
▲1%

Phlebotomy
▼0%

National Average
$36,000

Radiology
▼1%

Dentistry
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 41%