How much does a Veterinary make?

Updated Jun 23, 2021

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$39,586 /yr
Average Base Pay

37 salaries

$24K

Low

$40K

Average

$65K

High

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The national average salary for a Veterinary is $39,586 in United States. Filter by location to see Veterinary salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 37 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Veterinary employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Veterinarian$91,683 /yr
L3
Veterinary Operations ManagerNo Salary Reports
L4
Staff Veterinarian$112,340 /yr
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Colorado State University
4.2

Colorado State University

Veterinary - Intern

$31,495

 /yr
Range: $31K - $32K
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$31K

$32K

$31,093 - $32,399 Range

Texas A&M International University
3.8

Texas A&M International University

Veterinary - Intern

$29,568

 /yr
Range: $30K - $30K

$30K

$30K

$29,568 - $29,568 Range

VCA
3.3

VCA

Veterinary - Intern

$41,749

 /yr
Range: $42K - $48K

$42K

$48K

$41,749 - $47,566 Range

Tuskegee University
3.8

Tuskegee University

Veterinary

$32,375

 /yr
Range: $32K - $32K

$32K

$32K

$32,286 - $32,375 Range

Tufts University
4.4

Tufts University

Veterinary

$31,023

 /yr
Range: $31K - $31K

$31K

$31K

$31,023 - $31,023 Range

Woodford Equine Hospital

Veterinary - Intern
About 

$30K -$32K

$30K

$32K

$29,853 - $32,363 Range

Omaha Zoological Society

$28K

$41K

$28,469 - $41,335 Range

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University of Missouri
4.1

University of Missouri

Veterinary - Intern
About 

$29K -$32K

$29K

$32K

$29,470 - $32,215 Range

Washington State University
4.1

Washington State University

Veterinary - Hourly
About 

$14 -$18

 hourly

$14

$18

$14 - $18 Range

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
4.5

$35K

$38K

$34,827 - $37,789 Range

1

Taylor Veterinary Hospital

Veterinary - Monthly
About 

$4K -$4K

$4K

$4K

$3,709 - $4,045 Range

Washington State University
4.1

Washington State University

Veterinary - Intern
About 

$30K -$32K

$30K

$32K

$29,736 - $31,994 Range

University of Pennsylvania
4.3

University of Pennsylvania

Veterinary - Monthly
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$2,242 - $2,454 Range

Valley Central Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center
5

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

L.A. Pet Clinic

Veterinary - Hourly
About 

$19 -$20

 hourly

$19

$20

$19 - $20 Range

1

Taylor Veterinary Hospital

Veterinary - Monthly Intern
About 

$4K -$4K

$4K

$4K

$3,831 - $4,101 Range

Veterinary Emergency Group
4.7

Veterinary Emergency Group

Veterinary - Hourly
About 

$28 -$30

 hourly

$28

$30

$28 - $30 Range

3.4

Hagyard-Davidson-McGee Associates

Veterinary - Hourly
About 

$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
3.5

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

Veterinary - Intern
About 

$31K -$34K

$31K

$34K

$30,791 - $33,971 Range

Global Center for Medical Innovation
5

Global Center for Medical Innovation

Veterinary - Hourly
About 

$21 -$22

 hourly

$21

$22

$21 - $22 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent veterinary salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$15,000
per year
A Veterinarian in the San Luis Obispo, CA Area area reported making $15,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Luis Obispo, CA Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$100
hourly
A Veterinarian in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $100 per hour
Additional Pay
$100k commissions
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Veterinarian in the Stockton, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Stockton, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$129,000
per year
A Veterinarian in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $129,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k commissions
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
An Official Veterinarian in the Burlington, VT Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Burlington, VT Area area
Temporary
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$91,000
per year
A Veterinarian in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $91,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$4,000
monthly
A Veterinarian in the Puerto Rico Area area reported making $4,000 per month
Job Highlights
Puerto Rico Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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