Mid-Career Veterinary Technician Salary

An average Mid-Career Veterinary Technician can expect to take home roughly $14.22 per hour. Geography and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — more than two-fifths — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by about a third. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$22,414 - $50,756
(Median)
$22K
$31K
$51K
MEDIAN: $30,840
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$10.80 - $17.90
(Median)
$11
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $14.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$22,414 - $50,756  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $721  
Profit Sharing
$800 - $2,500  
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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$22,753 - $39,962  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.80 - $17.90  
   
Overtime
$15.21 - $27.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $721  
   
Profit Sharing
$800 - $2,500  
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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$22,753 - $39,962  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 819
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Banfield, The Pet Hospital offers the lowest pay in the field with a median salary of just $25K. There's also little variation in pay at the company, with pay ranging from $22K to $33K.

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Veterinary Technician Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Anesthesia
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Phlebotomy
0%

Radiology
0%

Medicine / Surgery
0%

Critical Care
0%

Surgery
0%

National Average
$30,000

Client Interaction
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 150 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 33%
vision benefits Vision: 24% employee benefits None: 43%
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