Veterinary Assistant Salary

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The average yearly salary for Veterinary Assistant is $21,250. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Veterinary Assistant, you could expect a starting pay rate of $17,500 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $25,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Veterinary Assistant Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$17,000 - $25,500

Starting Yearly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$14,000 - $21,000

Top Yearly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$20,000 - $30,000

Monthly Veterinary Assistant Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$1,417 - $2,125

Starting Monthly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$1,167 - $1,750

Top Monthly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$1,667 - $2,500

Hourly Veterinary Assistant Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$8 - $11

Starting Hourly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$6 - $9

Top Hourly Veterinary Assistant Salary

$9 - $13


Veterinary Assistant Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Veterinary Assistant age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Veterinary Assistant are male in the United States, and 51% of the Veterinary Assistant are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Veterinary Assistant


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