What is the salary of a Veterinarian?

The average salary of a Veterinarian in United States is $96,140. Salaries start from around $53,270 and go up to $149,530. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$149,530
Starting ($53.3k)
Junior ($69.0k)
Experienced ($86.6k)
Senior ($112.0k)
Highest ($149.5k)
Highest

The top 10% of Veterinarians in United States earn:

$149,530
Senior

The top 25% of Veterinarians in United States earn:

$111,960
Experienced

The middle 50% of Veterinarians in United States earn:

$86,640
Junior

The bottom 25% of Veterinarians in United States earn:

$69,020
Starting

The bottom 10% of Veterinarians in United States earn:

$53,270

Historical salary

Veterinarian salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 79,800 46
Alaska 86,000 31
Arizona 82,900 38
Arkansas 87,600 28
California 113,700 5
Colorado 95,000 18
Connecticut 121,500 2
Delaware 109,700 6
District of Columbia 101,900 11
Florida 100,000 15
Georgia 81,200 42
Hawaii 122,200 1
Idaho 84,200 36
Illinois 89,200 23
Indiana 90,200 21
Iowa 80,700 44
Kansas 81,800 40
Kentucky 84,700 35
Louisiana 76,400 47
Maine 85,000 34
Maryland 106,000 8
Massachusetts 100,700 13
Michigan 101,000 12
Minnesota 80,900 43
Mississippi 74,500 50
Missouri 82,500 39
Montana 67,100 51
Nebraska 80,600 45
Nevada 90,000 22
New Hampshire 98,000 16
New Jersey 109,400 7
New Mexico 76,400 49
New York 115,400 3
North Carolina 92,200 20
North Dakota 82,900 37
Ohio 95,000 17
Oklahoma 88,100 26
Oregon 88,100 25
Pennsylvania 114,600 4
Rhode Island 104,500 9
South Carolina 92,900 19
South Dakota 85,800 33
Tennessee 87,800 27
Texas 102,800 10
Utah 81,800 40
Vermont 88,600 24
Virginia 100,100 14
Washington 85,900 32
West Virginia 87,500 29
Wisconsin 87,100 30
Wyoming 76,400 48
Puerto Rico 59,900 52

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