How much does a Veterinary Nurse make in the United States? The average Veterinary Nurse salary in the United States is $51,272 as of May 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $46,623 and $57,404. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Licensed Veterinary Technician and / or Assistant

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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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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Veterinary Nurse in the United States. The base salary for Veterinary Nurse ranges from $46,623 to $57,404 with the average base salary of $51,272. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $46,765 to $57,516 with the average total cash compensation of $51,352.

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