The average wage for a Veterinary Technician is C$16.44 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$23,285 - C$51,040
C$23K
C$37K
C$51K
MEDIAN: C$37,282
10%
50%
90%
C$13.04 - C$21.80
C$13
C$17
C$22
MEDIAN: C$16.59
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$51K
Salary C$23,285 - C$51,040
Bonus C$245 - C$3,575
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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C$26,512 - C$47,503
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 54
Hourly Data C$0C$37
Hourly Rate C$13.04 - C$21.80
Hourly Tips C$1.47
Overtime C$17.12 - C$37.74
Annual Data C$0C$47K
Bonus C$245 - C$3,575
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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C$26,512 - C$47,503
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 306

Veterinary Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Technician

Pay by Experience for a Veterinary Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Veterinary Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 146 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Veterinary Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$35,000 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Veterinary Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 43 salaries. A Veterinary Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$39,000 based on 21 salaries.

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Key Stats for Veterinary Technician

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Veterinary Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲14%

Late-Career
▲10%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
C$35,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Veterinary Technician Salaries

Radiology
▲6%

Anesthesia
▼0%

National Average
C$35,000

Client Interaction
▼5%

Medicine / Surgery
▼8%

Dentistry
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 45%