Average Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) Hourly Pay

$16.95
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$13.19
MEDIAN
$16.95
90%
$21.57

The average hourly pay for a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) is $16.95

Hourly Rate
$13 - $22
Bonus
$102 - $1k
Profit Sharing
$123 - $2k
Commission
$0 - $140
Total Pay
$28k - $46k
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What Do Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT)s Do?

Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) Tasks
  • Interact with owners and animals to collect and convey information.
  • Perform imaging and diagnostic tests and interpret results.
  • Administer vaccines and medications, dress wounds, and perform dental cleanings.
  • Assist with procedures and examinations.
  • Provide paperwork and summaries to owners and veterinaries.
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Job Satisfaction for Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT)

3.7 out of 5
(250)
Highly Satisfied
14Reviews
Based on 250 responses, the job of Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.69 out of 5. On average, Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT)s are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
95.2%
Male
4.1%
Prefer to self-define
0.7%
This data is based on 581 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

61%

Dental

44%

Vision

36%

None

38%