A Veterinary Technician in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average wage of $14.25 per hour. A skill in Anesthesia is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$11.87 - $19.81
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$14
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MEDIAN: $14.25
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.87 - $19.81  
   
Overtime
$25.82  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$500  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,131 - $37,623  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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Key Stats for Veterinary Technician

041
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Veterinary Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Veterinary Technician Salaries

Anesthesia
up arrow 12%

Surgery
up arrow 7%

Phlebotomy
0%

National Average
$30,000

Client Interaction
up arrow 4%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 4%

Radiology
up arrow 5%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
dental benefits
None: 67%
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