Veterinary technologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Veterinary technologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Nevada $45,000
New York $43,190
Connecticut $39,960
California $40,020
Massachusetts $40,150
Alaska $39,270
Virginia $37,830
Minnesota $37,070
Washington $37,440
New Jersey $37,140
Michigan $36,250
District of Columbia $36,220
Maine $36,390
Oregon $35,710
Colorado $36,060
Maryland $35,290
Mississippi $32,660
North Dakota $33,190
Kansas $33,920
Rhode Island $35,340
Kentucky $31,857
Florida $33,280
New Hampshire $34,930
Vermont $34,390
Delaware $34,040
Hawaii $33,673
Iowa $32,932
New Mexico $33,640
Wisconsin $33,770
South Dakota $33,970
Nebraska $33,140
Ohio $32,050
Idaho $31,660
North Carolina $32,600
Illinois $30,669
Missouri $29,650
Pennsylvania $30,342
Puerto Rico $27,930
Georgia $31,420
South Carolina $31,420
Wyoming $31,160
Montana $30,270
Tennessee $30,610
Texas $30,030
Indiana $29,762
Alabama $29,550
Utah $29,780
West Virginia $29,220
Oklahoma $27,510
Arkansas $28,550
Arizona $28,194
Louisiana $26,410

How do veterinary technologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Veterinary technologists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than aquarists but more than dog trainers.

Career Median Salary
Aquarist salary $28K
Optician salary $34K
Animal trainer salary $29K
Dental assistant salary $33K
Veterinary technologist salary $32K
Medical and clinical laboratory technician salary $31K
Phlebotomist salary $32K
Psychiatric technician salary $31K
Dairy farmer salary $26K
Dog trainer salary $26K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)