The average salary for an Experienced Veterinarian is $77,499 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Emergency Medicine, Acupuncture, Surgery, and Internal Medicine.
Experienced Veterinarian Total Pay (?
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$50,107 - $112,416
(Median)
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62K
77K
94K
110K
MEDIAN: $77,499
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Experienced Veterinarian Total Pay (?
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$29.03 - $71.70
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MEDIAN: $47.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,107 - $112,416  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,177  
Profit Sharing
$971 - $29,590  
Commission
$20.00 - $38,442  
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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$53,351 - $123,407  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 839
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$29.03 - $71.70  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $199.11  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,177  
   
Commission
$20.00 - $38,442  
Profit Sharing
$971 - $29,590  
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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$53,351 - $123,407  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 839
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Dallas
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San Diego
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Chicago
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National Average
$82,000
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Skills That Affect Experienced Veterinarian Salaries

Emergency Medicine
up arrow 19%
Acupuncture
up arrow 14%
Surgery
up arrow 12%
Internal Medicine
up arrow 10%
Preventative Medicine
up arrow 8%
Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 5%
General Surgery
up arrow 2%
National Average
$82,000
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Gender
Female
72%
female alumni
 
Male
28%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 28%
vision benefits Vision: 18% employee benefits None: 38%
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