How much does a vet assistant make?
VET Assistants in America make an average salary of $32,991 per year or $15.86 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $49,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000 per year. Health Care companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest VET Assistant salaries include Alaska, Hawaii, North Dakota, Washington, and Minnesota. Most VET Assistants spend 2.5 years in the position.