Veterinary Assistant Salaries in Hopkinsville, KY

Alternate Job Titles: Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Assistant

What is the average Veterinary Assistant salary for Hopkinsville, KY?

The salary for someone with the job title Veterinary Assistant in Hopkinsville, KY varies depending on a number of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at employers of all sizes and industries on Veterinary Assistant salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title Veterinary Assistant in Hopkinsville, KY.

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This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Veterinary Assistant in Hopkinsville, KY that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Veterinary Assistant in Hopkinsville are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2014

Median $25,289
  • 10%$15,904
  • 25%$20,377
  • 75%$30,504
  • 90%$35,253

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Job Description for Veterinary Assistant

Prepares treatment room for examination of animals; restrains animals during examination, treatment, or inoculation. Administers injections, performs venipunctures, applies wound dressings, cleans teeth, and takes vital signs of animal. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. May be required to be certified/licensed. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision of a veterinarian. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. View full job description

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