Veterinary Specialty Center is an industry leader when it comes to employee benefits. We offer a variety of comprehensive benefits to full-time and qualifying part-time employees.

Our benefits include:

  • Generous Salary
  • Student Loan Repayment Program (we make sizable, non-taxable contributions towards your student loans)
  • Multiple Free CE Opportunities and CE Allowance
  • Employee Volunteer Program (we pay you to volunteer)
  • Financial Hardship Loans (we help when you need it most)
  • Quarterly Employee Social Events (bowling, zoo, baseball game, fall festival, etc.)
  • On-site Bistro (fresh salads, sandwiches, snacks, drinks, and incidentals)
  • Free on-site gym
  • Holiday Pay
  • Generous Overtime Opportunities
  • Generous Employee Referral Bonuses
  • Birthday Bonuses
  • 401k Match Up to 6% (unheard of in the veterinary industry)
  • Health Insurance (domestic partnerships included)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Free Telehealth Services
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Free Pet Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • License Fee Reimbursement
  • Free Employee Assistance Program (financial, legal, and mental health services)
  • Free Premium Scrubs/uniform

We know this list is overwhelming, but we’re not even close to being done. Our HR team is constantly looking for new and innovative ways to not only provide the benefits you want but the benefits you deserve!


Starting Monday, April 8th through the end of September, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will begin their road resurfacing project along Waukegan Road from Lake Cook Road to Half Day Road (IL 22). Please allow additional travel time to our hospital during the construction. Learn More: Waukegan Road Resurfacing Project