VET ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$32,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$32,000
Median 50%
$49,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
VetCor
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
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.
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Average VET Assistant Salary By Company

There is good job security in VET Assistant positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Health Care companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. VetCor and Best Friends Animal Soc are the highest paying companies. Companies like Carteret Community College and PETCO Animal Supplies Stores, Inc. also pay high salaries to their VET Assistants.

Average VET Assistant Salary By Location

The national average salary for a VET Assistant in the USA is $32,991 annually or $15.86 hourly. The city with the highest VET Assistant salary is Seattle, WA at $40,896 per year. Not only that, Seattle, WA also has an average entry-level salary of $23,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported VET Assistant salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, North Dakota, Washington, and Minnesota. On the other hand, Arizona, Tennessee, Utah, Arkansas, and Oklahoma report the lowest wages for VET Assistants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$40,896
2
Apple Valley, MN
$37,014
3
Salem, MA
$34,981
4
Gresham, OR
$34,065
5
Waukesha, WI
$33,568

RECENTLY ADDED VET Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
VCA Canada
VET Assistant
Denver, CO
09/30/2019
$52,043
VCA Canada
VET Assistant
09/30/2019
$46,189
Linda Mar Veterinary Hospital
VET Assistant
09/29/2019
$35,479
VCA
VET Assistant
09/24/2019
$27,131
City of Las Cruces, Nm
VET Assistant
09/24/2019
$26,630
Colorado State University
VET Assistant
09/23/2019
$35,424
Columbus, OH
09/20/2019
$23,166
09/13/2019
$25,044
Central Texas College
VET Assistant
09/12/2019
$52,175
Columbus, OH
08/24/2019
$23,166
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