Vet Tech Average Salary

Vet Tech Total Pay (?
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$18,409 - $37,775
(Median)
18K
26K
38K
MEDIAN: $25,779
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Vet Tech is most closely related to Veterinary Technologist / Technician

A veterinary technologist/technician's main task is to assist a veterinarian in the diagnosis and preparation of an animal for treatment. He or she must be able to conduct tests such as X-rays, blood work, dental scans, and medical injections. While a veterinary technologist/technician does not diagnose ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$21K
$32K
$45K
MEDIAN: $31,593
10%
50%
90%
Job Satisfaction
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The following jobs also closely match Vet Tech

Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$21K
$31K
$50K
MEDIAN: $31,008
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Veterinary Technician - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , hourly rate: $10.16 - $14.88
Veterinary Technician - VCA Animal Hospital , hourly rate: $10.29 - $17.74
Job Satisfaction
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Average Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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(Median)
$24K
$31K
$47K
MEDIAN: $30,753
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , hourly rate: $12.09 - $14.46
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) - VCA Antech , hourly rate: $10.84 - $14.28
Job Satisfaction
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Average Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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(Median)
$21K
$34K
$50K
MEDIAN: $34,370
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , hourly rate: $9.86 - $19.87
Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) - VCA Animal Hospital , hourly rate: $13.75 - $19.00
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied ImageExtremely satisfied
Average Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
(Median)
$24K
$35K
$49K
MEDIAN: $34,997
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Licensed Veterinary Technician - VCA Animal Hospital , hourly rate: $14.03 - $15.89
Licensed Veterinary Technician - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , hourly rate: $14.09 - $16.43
Job Satisfaction
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