Veterinarian salary in California

Average salary
Based on 733 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Veterinarians make?
The average total salary for a Veterinarian is $112,500 per year. This is based on data from 733 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Veterinarian and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Veterinarian salary can vary between $29,500 to $261,500 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 company

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Salary range**
ADP, California
15 income tax records
$49K – $214K
Pathway Vet Alliance, California
29 income tax records
$29K – $303K
Kindred At Home, California
169 income tax records
$28K – $232K
Ethoscalifornia, California
18 income tax records
$30K – $288K
University Of California, California
45 income tax records
$36K – $155K

Veterinarian demographics in California

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62% are single
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38% are married
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24% have kids
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53% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Veterinarians in California

733 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a veterinarian in California is $112,500 per year. Veterinarian salaries in California can vary between $29,500 to $261,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 733 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as veterinarian.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for veterinarians in California: ADP ($140,500 a year), Pathway Vet Alliance ($124,500 a year), and Kindred at Home ($123,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for veterinarians in California: Los Angeles, CA ($134,000 a year), San Jose, CA ($128,500 a year), and San Francisco, CA ($119,500 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.