Veterinary Technologists and Technician Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for veterinary technologists and technicians in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of veterinary technologists and technicians amongst Massachusetts cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Veterinary Technologists and Technicians in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,130
25th Percentile Wage
$33,180
50th Percentile Wage
$38,440
75th Percentile Wage
$47,720
90th Percentile Wage
$57,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for veterinary technologists and technicians in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,130.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.53
25th Percentile Wage
$15.95
50th Percentile Wage
$18.48
75th Percentile Wage
$22.94
90th Percentile Wage
$27.72

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for veterinary technologists and technicians in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $27.72. The median hourly salary is $18.48. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.53.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201638,440-4.84%8.95%
201540,3002.78%-
201439,1805.74%-
201336,9305.23%-
201235,000--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Veterinary Technologists and Technicians in Massachusetts Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of veterinary technologists and technicians in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of veterinary technologists and technicians in state of Massachusetts ranges from $33,450 to $44,500. The highest paying area for veterinary technologists and technicians in Massachusetts is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with a median annual salary of $44,500. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton (mean annual salary $44,120). The lowest paying area is New Bedford with a median annual salary of $33,450.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$44,500
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$44,120
Framingham
$43,900
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$40,880
Worcester
$38,260
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$37,900
Barnstable Town
$35,320
Springfield
$34,880
Peabody
$34,160
New Bedford
$33,450


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