When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $21.00 per hour) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Seattle, Wash. ($18.59), the company's headquarter city of Tampa, Fla. (around $18.40), and Southfield, Mich. (approximately $17.30) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Chicago, Ill. at $13.52. Across BluePearl Veterinary Partners's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Pennsylvania earn the most, taking home $20.68 per hour.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $16.48 per hour. The largest slice of the BluePearl Veterinary Partners workforce (33 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $15.43 per hour.
Licensed Veterinary Technicians are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $17.32 per hour; Registered Veterinary Technicians, Customer Service Coordinators, and Veterinary Technicians also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $17.00, about $16.55, and approximately $16.52, respectively. Senior Customer Service Representatives at BluePearl Veterinary Partners do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (about $15.40 on average) at the company.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Veterinary Technicians, who make $20.81 per hour. At BluePearl Veterinary Partners, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest pay at approximately $19.44.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Phlebotomy; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $17.08 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Anesthesia; just over two-fifths deem it necessary for work. Key skills also include Radiology, Client Interaction, and Critical Care.
At BluePearl Veterinary Partners, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about 22 percent receiving paid vacation and less than ten percent of workers receiving sick leave. A majority of employees participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a strong majority of workers, and the larger part of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. BluePearl Veterinary Partners folks also make good use of pets/dog at work, tuition reimbursement, pet health insurance, and life insurance.