Average Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) Hourly Pay at Banfield, The Pet Hospital

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The average hourly pay for a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) at Banfield, The Pet Hospital is $16.10.
MEDIAN $16.10
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
Total Pay
$24,480 - $47,535

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Job Description for Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) Tasks
  • Perform tests and administer medical treatments under supervision of a veterinarian.
  • May have duties explaining to patient owners the nature of treatments and procedures.
  • Maintain equipment within a veterinarian's laboratory.
The top respondents for the job title Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) are from the companies VCA Animal Hospital, VCA Antech and MedVet Medical and Cancer Center. Reported salaries are highest at VCA Antech where the average pay is $19.12. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include VCA Animal Hospital and Carolina Veterinary Specialists, earning around $18.02 and $17.31, respectively. Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital pays the lowest at around $14.99. MedVet Medical and Cancer Center and Veterinary Office also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $15.51 and $16.06, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

Skills in Medicine / Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Surgery, Radiology and Client Interaction.

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

An early career Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.41 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.36 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.40 based on 6 salaries.

Years of Experience

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