Veterinary Technologists and Technician Salary Information in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi

The annual and hourly salary statistics of veterinary technologists and technicians in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of veterinary technologists and technicians in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Veterinary Technologists and Technicians in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,950
25th Percentile Wage
$28,880
50th Percentile Wage
$49,920
75th Percentile Wage
$60,300
90th Percentile Wage
$64,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for veterinary technologists and technicians in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $24,950.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of veterinary technologists and technicians from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,920
-3.45% 47.48%
2016
$51,640
49.23% -
2012
$26,220
- -

Table 3. Compare Veterinary Technologists and Technician Salary in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $49,920, Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for veterinary technologists and technicians in state of Mississippi, following the highest paying city Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $55,990). Compared with Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of veterinary technologists and technicians in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is 10.8 percent (10.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$55,990
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$49,920
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$30,980
Jackson
$30,710
Pascagoula
$27,350
Gulfport-Biloxi
$25,540
Hattiesburg
$25,540



See also: Top paying jobs in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi.