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Veterinarians Salary Information in Tucson, Arizona

The annual and hourly salary statistics of veterinarians in Tucson, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of veterinarians in Tucson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Veterinarians in Tucson, Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,230
25th Percentile Wage
$63,030
50th Percentile Wage
$79,970
75th Percentile Wage
$102,350
90th Percentile Wage
$189,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for veterinarians in Tucson, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $189,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,230.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.77
25th Percentile Wage
$30.31
50th Percentile Wage
$38.45
75th Percentile Wage
$49.20
90th Percentile Wage
$90.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for veterinarians in Tucson, Arizona. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $90.93. The median hourly salary is $38.45. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.77.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of veterinarians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201679,970-11.69%8.63%
201589,32012.48%-
201478,1700.77%-
201377,5705.80%-
201273,070--

Table 3. Compare Veterinarians Salary in Tucson with Other Arizona Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $79,970, Tucson is the lowest paying city for veterinarians in state of Arizona, following city of Prescott (median annual salary of $110,780). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of veterinarians in Tucson is about 27.8 percent (27.8%) lower than that of the highest paying city Prescott.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Prescott
$110,780
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$84,670
Lake Havasu City-Kingman
$83,130
Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$81,730
Tucson
$79,970

See also: Top paying jobs in Tucson, Arizona.