Entry-Level Veterinary Technologist / Technician Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Veterinary Technologist / Technician earns an average wage of $11.85 per hour. A skill in Critical Care is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Veterinary Technologist / Technician Total Pay (?
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$19,465 - $41,593
(Median)
19K
29K
36K
42K
MEDIAN: $29,096
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Entry-Level Veterinary Technologist / Technician Total Pay (?
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$8.85 - $15.37
(Median)
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15
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$19,465 - $41,593  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $900  
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $1,000  
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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$18,736 - $34,809  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,174
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.85 - $15.37  
   
Overtime
$13.04 - $24.12  
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$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $900  
   
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $1,000  
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).
)
$18,736 - $34,809  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,174
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Veterinary Technologist / Technician Salaries

Critical Care
up arrow 15%
Anesthesia
up arrow 6%
National Average
$25,000
Phlebotomy
up arrow 1%
Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%
Radiology
up arrow 15%

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Gender

Female
90%
female alumni
 
Male
10%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 51% dental benefits Dental: 28%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 49%
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