Veterinarian salary in the United States

Average salary
$99,500/yr
Based on 7,939 income tax records
$27,500
$213,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$47K
 
$91K
 
$109K
 
$110K
 
$105K
$27,500
$213,500
How much do Veterinarians make?
The average total salary for a Veterinarian is $99,500 per year. This is based on data from 7,939 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Veterinarian and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Veterinarian salary can vary between $27,500 to $213,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Veterinarian salary by location

Veterinarian salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Veterinary Services Of, Pierce County, WA
14 income tax records
$181,500/yr
$93K – $280K
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Ethos Veterinary Health, Middlesex County, MA
10 income tax records
$166,500/yr
$58K – $236K
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Pathway Vet Alliance, Los Angeles County, CA
14 income tax records
$158,500/yr
$97K – $388K
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BluePearl, King County, WA
12 income tax records
$153,000/yr
$19K – $237K
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Kindred At Home, Orange County, CA
15 income tax records
$137,500/yr
$51K – $193K
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US Department Of Defense, Montgomery County, MD
16 income tax records
$124,500/yr
$86K – $168K
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A Caring Doctor P C, Multnomah County, OR
12 income tax records
$122,000/yr
$82K – $148K
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Animal Healthcare Of Texas PC, Harris County, TX
16 income tax records
$108,000/yr
$57K – $136K
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University Of Minnesota, Ramsey County, MN
10 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$31K – $150K
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University Of Wisconsin System, Dane County, WI
21 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$30K – $117K
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Ethoscalifornia, San Diego County, CA
14 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$30K – $288K
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Texas Am University Payroll Ser, Brazos County, TX
18 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$29K – $142K
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State University, Montgomery County, VA
17 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$18K – $136K
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State Of New York, Tompkins County, NY
27 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$19K – $146K
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Auburn University, Lee County, AL
14 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$31K – $132K
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Colorado State University, Larimer County, CO
30 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$21K – $130K
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University Of California, Yolo County, CA
34 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$33K – $153K
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University Of Florida, Alachua County, FL
32 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$21K – $158K
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Tufts University, Worcester County, MA
20 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$15K – $102K
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The Ohio State University, Franklin County, OH
34 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$16K – $144K
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North Carolina State University, Wake County, NC
35 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$17K – $131K
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Michigan State University, Ingham County, MI
14 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$18K – $70K
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Trustees Of The University Of, Philadelphia County, PA
20 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$17K – $148K
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State Of Kansas, Riley County, KS
15 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$17K – $109K
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The Animal Medical, New York County, NY
11 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$16K – $175K
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University Of Georgia, Clarke County, GA
12 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$31K – $103K
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Mspca Angell, Suffolk County, MA
14 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$18K – $162K
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University Of Illinois, Champaign County, IL
17 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$24K – $138K
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Iowa State University, Story County, IA
10 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$27K – $70K
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The University Of Tennessee, Knox County, TN
18 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$16K – $107K
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Curators Of The University Of Mi, Boone County, MO
19 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$24K – $111K
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Louisiana State University, East Baton Rouge County, LA
23 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$17K – $101K

Veterinarian demographics in United States

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55% are single
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45% are married
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30% have kids
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59% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Veterinarians in United States

7,939 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a veterinarian in the United States is $99,500 per year. Veterinarian salaries in the United States can vary between $27,500 to $213,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 7,939 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as veterinarian.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for veterinarians in the United States: Veterinary Services Of ($181,500 a year), Ethos Veterinary Health ($166,500 a year), and Pathway Vet Alliance ($158,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for veterinarians in the United States: Los Angeles Metro Area, CA ($126,000 a year), San Antonio Metro Area, TX ($123,500 a year), and Dallas Metro Area, TX ($121,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.