Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) in San Diego, California Salary

The average wage for a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) in San Diego, California is $17.92 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Surgery is associated with high pay for this job.

$14.00 - $22.52
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MEDIAN: $17.92
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.00 - $22.52  
   
Overtime
$2.66 - $33.50  
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$200.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$30,077 - $52,583  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Key Stats for Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
11%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

▼0%

National Average
$37,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) Salaries

Surgery
▲14%

▲9%


Emergency/Trauma
▲8%

Client Interaction
▲5%

Critical Care
▲2%

Radiology
▼0%

National Average
$37,000

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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