Average Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) Hourly Pay in Columbus, Ohio

$15.16
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The average hourly pay for a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) in Columbus, Ohio is $15.16.
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$13.03
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$15.16
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$17.59
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MEDIAN $15.16
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $18
Bonus
$0 - $275
Total Pay
$27,341 - $41,091

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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.

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Popular Skills for Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

Skills in Anesthesia, Medicine / Surgery, Radiology, Critical Care and Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $14.53 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.64 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.91 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
Employees with Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 52.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (21.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (20.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (7.0% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (1.3% less) and Raleigh, North Carolina (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 58 survey responses.
Early Career
41.4%
Mid Career
32.8%
Experienced
17.2%
Late Career
8.6%