The annual and hourly salary statistics of veterinarians in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of veterinarians in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$67,210|
|25th Percentile Wage||$81,630|
|50th Percentile Wage||$97,960|
|75th Percentile Wage||$125,900|
|90th Percentile Wage||$156,840|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for veterinarians in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $156,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $67,210.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of veterinarians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $97,960, Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is the second highest paying city for veterinarians in state of Arizona, following the highest paying city Prescott (median annual salary of $117,440). Compared with Prescott, the median annual salary of veterinarians in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is 16.6 percent (16.6%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Lake Havasu City-Kingman|| |
|Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area|| |