(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Veterinary Technician Salary
in Charleston, South Carolina

$33,258 (USD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Veterinary Technician is $33,258 a year and $16 an hour in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinary Technician is between $25,376 and $39,755. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Veterinary Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Charleston, South Carolina.

Average Salary Chart

Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills

Job Summary

  • Assists Veterinarian in settings such as veterinarians' clinics, zoos, research laboratories, kennels, and commercial facilities in handing a variety of animal health care duties.
  • Cares for and gives medical care to ill or injured animals.
  • Prepares treatment room for examination of animals, and holds or restrains animals during examination, treatment, or inoculation.
Veterinary Technician Job Prevalence in Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Job family: Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Job family population: 103,430

Estimated population of Veterinary Technician jobs: 96,387

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston Cost of Living Score:

Description: Charleston is the oldest and largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city lies just south of the geographical midpoint of South Carolina's coastline and is located on Charleston Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean formed by the confluence of the Ashley, Cooper, and Wando rivers. Charleston had an estimated population of 136,208 in 2018. The estimated population of the Charleston metropolitan area, comprising Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties, was 787...

Veterinary Technician Job Listings for Charleston, South Carolina

Veterinary Technicians for Internal Medicine Department
May 31
Charleston, SC, USA
Charleston Veterinary Referral Center
Charleston Veterinary Referral Center has exciting and rewarding career opportunities in our ... We offer technician continuing education and offer financial and mentorship support to those ...
Veterinary Technician
Apr 23
South/Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Veterinary Specialty Care-Internal Medicine Dept.
At Veterinary Specialty Care-Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Oncology department our technicians are extremely involved with client and patient care! Qualified candidates should have strong ...
Veterinary Technician
May 15
Charleston, SC, USA
Patrick Veterinary Clinic
Looking for veterinary technican to join a team of characters that will help complete the story of a pet and its owner looking to stay healthy, provide a family with love and companionship, and ...
Skilled Veterinary Technicians LVT, CVT, RVT Preferred
May 2
Mount Pleasant, SC, USA
Veterinary Specialty Care-Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Oncology
At Veterinary Specialty Care-Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Oncology department our technicians are extremely involved with client and patient care! Qualified candidates should have strong ...
Veterinary Technicians Wanted
Mar 25
Charleston, SC, USA
Oceanside Veterinary Clinic
We are excited to announce a career opening for a qualified Veterinary Technician at Oceanside Veterinary Clinic! We are located minutes from the beach in Charleston, SC. We are an ever-growing ...
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources