Research Veterinarian Salary in the United States

How much does a Research Veterinarian make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Research Veterinarian in the United States is $58 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $48 and $69. Hourly rate 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Provides medical services in support of the health of animals that are part of medical research and studies. Prescribes medications, establishes and administers treatment plans, and performs surgeries on animals. Provides oversight of animal care and laboratory protocols to ensure compliance with veterinary standards and statutory requirements. Requires a Ph. D in Veterinary Medicine. Requires an applicable state license to practice.Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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