A Veterinary Surgeon earns an average salary of AU$70,686 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$49,773 - AU$107,818
AU$50K
AU$71K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$70,686
10%
50%
90%
AU$24.38 - AU$55.96
AU$24
AU$40
AU$56
MEDIAN: AU$39.64
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$110K
Salary AU$49,773 - AU$107,818
Bonus AU$5,500
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).
)
AU$50,011 - AU$110,806
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 91
Hourly Data AU$0AU$119
Hourly Rate AU$24.38 - AU$55.96
Overtime AU$25.17 - AU$119
Annual Data AU$0AU$110K
Bonus AU$5,500
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).
)
AU$50,011 - AU$110,806
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Veterinary Surgeon Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Surgeon

Pay by Experience for a Veterinary Surgeon has a positive trend. An entry-level Veterinary Surgeon with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 61 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Veterinary Surgeon with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$80,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Veterinary Surgeon which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$84,000 based on 37 salaries. A Veterinary Surgeon with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$83,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$74,374

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Veterinary Surgeon

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Veterinary Surgeon Salaries

▲14%

▲12%

▲8%

National Average
AU$74,000

▼16%

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 87%