Pay for Veterinarians with Emergency Medicine skills sits in the ballpark of $78K per year. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by residence, followed by the company and years of experience. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, roughly one in four are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a fair number and dental insurance is reported by two in five. Female Veterinarians with Emergency Medicine skills make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$56,821 - $115,441
$57K
$78K
$120K
MEDIAN: $78,159
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$14.90 - $75.50
$15
$43
$76
MEDIAN: $42.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,821 - $115,441  
   
Bonus
$154.56 - $17,344  
Profit Sharing
$12,208  
Commission
$1,163 - $66,977  
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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$58,745 - $122,756  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 347
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.90 - $75.50  
   
Overtime
$1.71 - $121.20  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$154.56 - $17,344  
   
Commission
$1,163 - $66,977  
Profit Sharing
$12,208  
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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$58,745 - $122,756  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Pay by Experience Level for Veterinarian

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $76K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $84K. On average, Veterinarians with Emergency Medicine skills make $96K following one to two decades on the job. For some reason, Veterinarians with Emergency Medicine skills with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $90K.

Key Stats for Veterinarian

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
045
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Veterinarian Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$82,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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