The veterinary assistant salary by state chart below will assist you in finding the states that are the most lucrative. It will also help in weaving out the states that don’t pay so well.

StatesHourly WagesWeekly WagesMonthly SalariesAnnual SalariesEmployment Levels
United States$12.07$483$2,092$25,10072,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Alabama (AL)$10.63$425$1,842$22,1001,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Alaska (AK)$13.08$523$2,267$27,200100
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Arizona (AZ)$11.97$479$2,075$24,900800
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Arkansas (AR)$10.67$427$1,850$22,200700
Veterinary Assistant Salary in California (CA)$13.94$558$2,417$29,0009,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Colorado (CO)$12.07$483$2,092$25,100800
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Connecticut (CT)$14.23$569$2,467$29,6001,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Delaware (DE)$14.13$565$2,450$29,400200
Veterinary Assistant Salary in District of Columbia (DC)$17.31$692$3,000$36,000200
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Florida (FL)$10.58$423$1,833$22,0004,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Georgia (GA)$10.82$433$1,875$22,5002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Hawaii (HI)$12.74$510$2,208$26,5000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Idaho (ID)$10.91$437$1,892$22,700400
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Illinois (IL)$11.63$465$2,017$24,2002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Indiana (IN)$11.44$458$1,983$23,8002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Iowa (IA)$10.14$406$1,758$21,100500
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Kansas (KS)$11.15$446$1,933$23,2001,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Kentucky (KY)$9.62$385$1,667$20,0001,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Louisiana (LA)$10.10$404$1,750$21,0001,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Maine (ME)$13.89$556$2,408$28,900600
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Maryland (MD)$12.69$508$2,200$26,4002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Massachusetts (MA)$15.24$610$2,642$31,7002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Michigan (MI)$12.16$487$2,108$25,3002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Minnesota (MN)$13.75$550$2,383$28,600800
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Mississippi (MS)$10.29$412$1,783$21,400800
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Missouri (MO)$10.29$412$1,783$21,4002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Montana (MT)$11.20$448$1,942$23,300200
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Nebraska (NE)$11.15$446$1,933$23,200400
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Nevada (NV)$12.12$485$2,100$25,200600
Veterinary Assistant Salary in New Hampshire (NH)$11.73$469$2,033$24,400200
Veterinary Assistant Salary in New Jersey (NJ)$12.79$512$2,217$26,6001,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in New Mexico (NM)$11.49$460$1,992$23,900800
Veterinary Assistant Salary in New York (NY)$13.27$531$2,300$27,6004,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in North Carolina (NC)$11.25$450$1,950$23,4003,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in North Dakota (ND)$10.34$413$1,792$21,500100
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Ohio (OH)$11.35$454$1,967$23,6003,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Oklahoma (OK)$12.16$487$2,108$25,3002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Oregon (OR)$11.06$442$1,917$23,0001,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Pennsylvania (PA)$12.16$487$2,108$25,3002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Rhode Island (RI)$11.11$444$1,925$23,100100
Veterinary Assistant Salary in South Carolina (SC)$11.39$456$1,975$23,700800
Veterinary Assistant Salary in South Dakota (SD)$9.95$398$1,725$20,700200
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Tennessee (TN)$11.78$471$2,042$24,5002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Texas (TX)$11.20$448$1,942$23,3004,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Utah (UT)$9.86$394$1,708$20,500200
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Vermont (VT)$11.20$448$1,942$23,300100
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Virginia (VA)$12.60$504$2,183$26,2003,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Washington (WA)$12.55$502$2,175$26,1002,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in West Virginia (WV)$10.63$425$1,842$22,100600
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Wisconsin (WI)$11.49$460$1,992$23,9001,000
Veterinary Assistant Salary in Wyoming (WY)$12.74$510$2,208$26,500200

Source: BLS