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Mid-Career Veterinary Technician Salary

Mid-Career Veterinary Technicians take home approximately $14.26 per hour on average. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just over two-fifths are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by over one-half and dental insurance is reported by close to one-third. For the most part, Mid-Career Veterinary Technicians enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$22,172 - $50,612
(Median)
$22K
$30K
$51K
MEDIAN: $30,444
10%
50%
90%

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$10.82 - $17.91
(Median)
$11
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $14.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$22,172 - $50,612  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $721  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $2,543  
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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$22,754 - $39,619  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 60
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.82 - $17.91  
   
Overtime
$15.22 - $27.51  
National Annualized Data (?
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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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $721  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $2,543  
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).
)
$22,754 - $39,619  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 770

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Mid-Career Veterinary Technicians will find the worst pay at Banfield, The Pet Hospital, where the median salary crawls in at $25K. Furthermore, compensation is curbed at $32K, leaving little room for growth.

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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: 55% dental benefits Dental: 32%
vision benefits Vision: 24% employee benefits None: 44%
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