Entry-Level Veterinary Technologist / Technician Salary

The average Entry-Level Veterinary Technologist can expect to rake in roughly $11.71 per hour. Most Entry-Level Veterinary Technologists report high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority (85 percent) of Entry-Level Veterinary Technologists who took the survey are female. Slightly more than half report receiving medical coverage from their employers and just under one in three collect dental insurance. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$19,622 - $43,158

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$8.72 - $15.13

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$19,622 - $43,158  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $758  
Total Pay (?
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$18,405 - $35,818  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.72 - $15.13  
   
Overtime
$13.89 - $24.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $758  
   
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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$18,405 - $35,818  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 330
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Veterinary Technologist / Technician Salaries

Critical Care
up arrow 13%

Anesthesia
up arrow 6%

Phlebotomy
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National Average
$25,000

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%

Radiology
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 31%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 45%
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