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Veterinarians Salary in Sector of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting

The salary statistics of veterinarians in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare veterinarians salaries in different industries within the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector.

Average Annual Salary of Veterinarians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,240
25th Percentile Wage
$70,050
50th Percentile Wage
$85,070
75th Percentile Wage
$100,310
90th Percentile Wage
$137,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for veterinarians in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) veterinarians is $137,950. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $85,070. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid veterinarians is $31,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of veterinarians in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$85,070
-1.76% 1.55%
2016
$86,570
-0.85% -
2015
$87,310
2.12% -
2013
$85,460
2.00% -
2012
$83,750
- -

Compare Veterinarians Salary in Different Industries within the Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Sector

The average salaries of veterinarians in two industries in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector are shown below. For detailed veterinarians salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Support Activities for Animal Production
$85,880
Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry
$85,070

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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