How much does an Animal Health Technician make? The average Animal Health Technician salary is $33,479 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $29,594 and $37,956. 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. 

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Fairfax Veterinary Hospital - Fairfax , VA
We are a new hospital looking to welcome a well-rounded, motivated full time LVT to our growing small animal practice to compliment our current health care team. We are committed to high quality ...
iHire - 70 days ago
Cumberland, VA - Cumberland , VA
Primary ways the Animal Care Technician will contribute to the Envigo team: * Cares for animals including feeding, cleaning and breeding responsibilities. * Follows protocol to ensure the health and ...
Neuvoo - 33 days ago
Petsuites Chesapeake - Chesapeake , VA
Animal: 1 year (Required) * Kennel Setting: 1 year (Required) Additional Compensation: * Store Discounts Work Location: * One location Benefits: * Health insurance * Dental insurance * Vision ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Williamsburg , VA
As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your ...
Lensa - 61 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Mechanicsville , VA
As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your ...
Lensa - 74 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Woodbridge , VA
As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your ...
Lensa - 74 days ago

Animal Health Technician Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Animal Health Technician between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of September 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Animal Health Technician in each city.
Click to see the salary for Animal Health Technician in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $41,849
Washington, DC $37,269
Miami, FL $32,592
Chicago, IL $35,518
Boston, MA $37,721
New York, NY $40,275
Dallas, TX $33,262
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Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
29594
37956
33479

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
29900
38672
33884
What is the average salary for Animal Health Technician in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Animal Health Technician in the United States. The base salary for Animal Health Technician ranges from $29,594 to $37,956 with the average base salary of $33,479. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $29,900 to $38,672 with the average total cash compensation of $33,884.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $33,479 $29,594 - $37,956
Bonus $405 $306 - $717
Total Pay $33,884 $29,900 - $38,672
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Animal Technician and Animal Health Technician?
According to our latest salary estimation on September 25, 2020. The average salary of Animal Health Technician is $33,479, and the average salary of Animal Technician is $37,954. The average salary of Animal Technician is higher than Animal Health Technician. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
I am an Animal Health Technician, which location’s salary is higher, Farmington, NM or Fairmont, WV?
Fairmont, WV typically sees higher pay than Farmington, NM for Animal Health Technician. an Animal Health Technician Salary in Fairmont, WV is $32,776 as of September 25, 2020; an Animal Health Technician Salary in Farmington, NM is $30,988 as of September 25, 2020. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
Why does the salary of an Animal Health Technician vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Animal Health Technician?
Salary ranges for an Animal Health Technician can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
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Last Update: September 25, 2020