Research Veterinarian - Higher Ed. Salary in the United States

How much does a Research Veterinarian - Higher Ed. make in the United States? The average Research Veterinarian - Higher Ed. salary in the United States is $105,789 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $89,837 and $123,432. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Research Veterinarian - Higher Ed. provides medical services in support of the health of animals. Prescribes medications, establishes and administers treatment plans, and performs surgeries on animals. Being a Research Veterinarian - Higher Ed. evaluates and approves animal care and laboratory protocols to ensure compliance with veterinary standards and statutory requirements. Requires at least 5 years of experience in the field. Additionally, Research Veterinarian - Higher Ed. requires a Ph.D. of Veterinary Medicine. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. Research Veterinarian - Higher Ed.'s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019

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    Research Veterinarian - Higher Ed.

    5 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    Laboratory Assistant I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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