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Veterinary Technician Salaries

Updated Aug. 8, 2022
US$36,554 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,644 salaries

US$28K

Low

US$37K

Average

US$48K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
AverageUS$56,398RangeUS$1,670 - US$1,904,131

How much does a Veterinary Technician make? The national average salary for a Veterinary Technician is $36,554 in United States. Filter by location to see Veterinary Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,644 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Veterinary Technician employees.

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Animal Care

US$29,693

per year

Animal Care Technician

US$33,022

per year

Licensed Veterinary Technician

US$43,734

per year

Registered Veterinary Technician

US$42,210

per year

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Banfield Pet Hospital
3.2

Banfield Pet Hospital

Veterinary Technician

US$37,779

 /yr
Range: US$16K - US$68K

US$16K

US$68K

US$15,613 - US$67,854 Range

VCA
3.3

VCA

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$37

US$11

US$37

US$11 - US$37 Range

BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital
3.2

BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$20

 /hr
Range: US$13 - US$34

US$13

US$34

US$13 - US$34 Range

Thrive Pet Healthcare
3.7

Thrive Pet Healthcare

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$19

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$26

US$12

US$26

US$12 - US$26 Range

MedVet
3.9

MedVet

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$21

 /hr
Range: US$15 - US$32

US$15

US$32

US$15 - US$32 Range

VetCor
3.5

VetCor

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$27

US$11

US$27

US$11 - US$27 Range

National Veterinary Associates
3.5

National Veterinary Associates

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$19

 /hr
Range: US$14 - US$26

US$14

US$26

US$14 - US$26 Range

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Petco
3.1

Petco

Veterinary Technician

US$38,663

 /yr
Range: US$36K - US$54K

US$36K

US$54K

US$35,523 - US$54,288 Range

PetVet Care Centers
2.7

PetVet Care Centers

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$20

 /hr
Range: US$14 - US$29

US$14

US$29

US$14 - US$29 Range

WM
3.6

WM

Veterinary Technician

US$46,412

 /yr
Range: US$44K - US$56K

US$44K

US$56K

US$43,765 - US$55,853 Range

Banfield Pet Hospital
3.2

Banfield Pet Hospital

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$17

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$26

US$11

US$26

US$11 - US$26 Range

VCA
3.3

VCA

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$22

US$12

US$22

US$12 - US$22 Range

Ethos Veterinary Health
3.3

Ethos Veterinary Health

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$22

 /hr
Range: US$17 - US$29

US$17

US$29

US$17 - US$29 Range

Veterinary Emergency Group
4.2

Veterinary Emergency Group

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$26

 /hr
Range: US$21 - US$31

US$21

US$31

US$21 - US$31 Range

Tufts University
4.3

Tufts University

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$24

 /hr
Range: US$19 - US$24

US$19

US$24

US$19 - US$24 Range

Animal Medical Center
4.1

Animal Medical Center

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$13 - US$39

US$13

US$39

US$13 - US$39 Range

University of Florida
4.3

University of Florida

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$15 - US$24

US$15

US$24

US$15 - US$24 Range

MSPCA Angell
3.6

MSPCA Angell

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$23

 /hr
Range: US$16 - US$34

US$16

US$34

US$16 - US$34 Range

Red Bank Veterinary Hospitl
2.8

Red Bank Veterinary Hospitl

Veterinary Technician - Hourly

US$20

 /hr
Range: US$15 - US$23

US$15

US$23

US$15 - US$23 Range

NexAge Technologies USA
3.7

NexAge Technologies USA

Veterinary Technician

US$33,503

 /yr
Range: US$31K - US$38K

US$31K

US$38K

US$30,907 - US$38,322 Range

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US$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Veterinary Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$22

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Veterinary Technician with 7 to 9 years of experience

US$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Animal Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
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8 days ago by a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) with 7 to 9 years of experience

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US$27

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Registered Veterinary Technician with 7 to 9 years of experience

US$35

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Veterinary Technician, LVT with more than 15 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Veterinary Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Veterinary Technician is US$36,554 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Veterinary Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3644 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Veterinary Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Veterinary Technician in United States is US$47,654 per year.

The lowest salary for a Veterinary Technician in United States is US$28,039 per year.