Veterinary technician

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How much does a Veterinary Technician make in the United States?

7,728 salaries reported
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Average base salary
$15.94
per hour
The average salary for a veterinary technician is $15.94 per hour in the United States.
Most common benefits
  • Health savings account
  • Pet insurance
  • Parental leave
  • Employee discount
  • Professional development assistance

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Most common benefits for Veterinary Technicians

  • Health savings account
  • Pet insurance
  • Parental leave
  • Employee discount
  • Professional development assistance
  • Disability insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k)

Salary satisfaction

32%

Based on 4,998 ratings

32% of Veterinary technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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