The average pay for an Experienced Veterinary Technician is $15.89 per hour.

$24,137 - $53,550
$24K
$36K
$54K
MEDIAN: $35,693
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90%

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$12.36 - $20.49
$12
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$20
MEDIAN: $15.89
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$24,137 - $53,550  
   
Bonus
$245.66 - $2,400  
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$26,026 - $46,668  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 67
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.36 - $20.49  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$18.70 - $32.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$245.66 - $2,400  
   
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$26,026 - $46,668  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 761

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Key Stats for Veterinary Technician

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.
089
10-19 years
89%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Veterinary Technician Salaries

Inventory Management
up arrow 8%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 4%

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 1%

Critical Care
0%

National Average
$34,000


Surgery
up arrow 1%


Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%

Radiology
up arrow 3%


Customer Service
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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