Experienced Veterinary Technician Salary (United States)

The average wage for an Experienced Veterinary Technician is $15.48 per hour. A skill in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is associated with high pay for this job.
Experienced Veterinary Technician Total Pay (?
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$28,026 - $57,704
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39,064
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Experienced Veterinary Technician Total Pay (?
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$12.14 - $20.29
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$28,026 - $57,704  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $613  
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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$25,860 - $44,201  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 429
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$12.14 - $20.29  
   
Overtime
$17.03 - $29.86  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $613  
   
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).
)
$25,860 - $44,201  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 429
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Pay Difference By Location

San Diego
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Houston
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National Average
$33,000
Dallas
up arrow 4%
Jacksonville
up arrow 7%
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Skills That Affect Experienced Veterinary Technician Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 24%
Critical Care
up arrow 6%
Surgery
up arrow 4%
Client Interaction
up arrow 3%
Anesthesia
up arrow 1%
Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%
Phlebotomy
0%
Radiology
0%
National Average
$33,000

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Gender

Female
90%
female alumni
 
Male
10%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 53% dental benefits Dental: 29%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 45%
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