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$23,091 - C$49,920
C$23K
C$36K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$36,222
10%
50%
90%
C$13.03 - C$21.53
C$13
C$16
C$22
MEDIAN: C$16.47
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$49K
Salary C$23,091 - C$49,920
Bonus C$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).
)
C$26,925 - C$46,577
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30
Hourly Data C$0C$37
Hourly Rate C$13.03 - C$21.53
Hourly Tips C$1.47
Overtime C$19.92 - C$37.24
Annual Data C$0C$46K
Bonus C$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).
)
C$26,925 - C$46,577
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 182

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

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.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Veterinary Technician

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
9%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Veterinary Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲14%

Late-Career
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
C$35,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Veterinary Technician Salaries

Radiology
▲6%

Anesthesia
▼0%

National Average
C$35,000

Client Interaction
▼5%

Medicine / Surgery
▼7%

Dentistry
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 42%
ADVERTISEMENT