Veterinary Nurse Salary in the United States

How much does a Veterinary Nurse make in the United States? The average Veterinary Nurse salary in the United States is $50,100 as of May 31, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $45,557 and $56,090. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Veterinary Nurse?

Paraveterinary workers are those people who assist a veterinary physician in the performance of their duties, or carry out animal health procedures autonomously as part of a veterinary care system. The job role varies throughout the world, and common titles include veterinary nurse, veterinary technician, veterinary assistant and veterinary technologist, and variants with the prefix of 'animal health'. The scope of practice varies between countries, with some countries allowing suitably qualified paraveterinary workers a scope of autonomous practice, including minor surgery, whilst others re...

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Core compensation

 
 
 
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Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Veterinary Nurse in United States. The base salary for Veterinary Nurse ranges from $45,557 to $56,090 with the average base salary of $50,100. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $45,694 to $56,201 with the average total cash compensation of $50,179.

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Frisco Emergency Pet Care - San Diego , CA
Veterinary nurses/technicians are the backbone of our hospital, providing exceptional patient and client care. Our growth has been explosive, and we are continuing to look for experienced nurses that ...
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Frisco Emergency Pet Care - Thousand Oaks , CA
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