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How much do veterinary assistants make?
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that veterinary assistants make a mean annual income of $30,980 as of May 2020, which is approximately $14.89 per hour. The lowest 10 percent of veterinary assistants earned less than $21,570 each year, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $41,080 each year.
How much do veterinary assistants earn in each state?
The table below compares veterinary assistant salaries across states and U.S. territories (Source: BLS Occupational Employment and Wages May 2020). You can also find data for the number of veterinary assistants in each state as well as the number of veterinary assistants per 1,000 jobs—a figure that can help you determine the job's popularity in a given location. Not all locations have employment statistics.