Veterinary Technician salary in California

Average salary
$34,000/yr
Based on 1,571 income tax records
$18,000
$63,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$18,000
$63,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Veterinary Technicians make?
The average total salary for a Veterinary Technician is $34,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,571 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Veterinary Technician and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Veterinary Technician salary can vary between $18,000 to $63,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Veterinary Technician salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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San Jose, CA
39 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$36K – $61K
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Concord, CA
13 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$41K – $50K
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Long Beach, CA
17 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$30K – $54K
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Santa Rosa, CA
14 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$35K – $52K
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San Francisco, CA
22 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$35K – $58K
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Petaluma, CA
10 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$37K – $45K
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Los Angeles, CA
49 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$34K – $50K
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Oakland, CA
26 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$35K – $45K
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Martinez, CA
12 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$25K – $45K
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Huntington Beach, CA
10 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$28K – $43K
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Vista, CA
15 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$34K – $45K
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Hemet, CA
10 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$29K – $39K
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Sacramento, CA
36 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$29K – $43K
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Orange, CA
11 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$31K – $44K
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San Diego, CA
99 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$27K – $40K
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Roseville, CA
12 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$22K – $46K
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Fresno, CA
19 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$25K – $34K
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Escondido, CA
12 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$26K – $40K
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Oceanside, CA
14 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$29K – $37K
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Modesto, CA
10 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $41K
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Anaheim, CA
14 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$26K – $31K
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Bakersfield, CA
12 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $31K
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Stockton, CA
16 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$22K – $29K
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Riverside, CA
18 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$22K – $33K

Veterinary Technician salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Sage Veterinary Centers, California
32 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$48K – $62K
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Ethoscalifornia, California
22 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$38K – $54K
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University Of California, California
13 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$33K – $49K
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Kindred At Home, California
163 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$32K – $46K
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Pathway Vet Alliance, California
36 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$27K – $43K
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ADP, California
28 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$30K – $43K
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Petvetcare Centers California In, California
29 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$29K – $42K
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Banfield Pet Hospital, California
55 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$27K – $38K
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Brp California, California
10 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$27K – $34K

Veterinary Technician demographics in California

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76% are single
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24% are married
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23% have kids
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24% own a home

Veterinary Technician salaries by age in California

$0
$9,500
$19,000
$28,500
$38,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Veterinary Technicians in California

1,571 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a veterinary technician in California is $34,000 per year. Veterinary technician salaries in California can vary between $18,000 to $63,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,571 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as veterinary technician.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for veterinary technicians in California: Sage Veterinary Centers ($56,000 a year), Ethoscalifornia ($45,500 a year), and University of California ($44,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for veterinary technicians in California: San Jose, CA ($48,000 a year), Concord, CA ($45,500 a year), and Long Beach, CA ($43,000 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.