Veterinary Technician Salary in Alabama

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Alabama? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Alabama is $31,744 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $26,714 and $37,719. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in Alabama

About Alabama    Alabama (/ˌæləˈbæmə/) is a state in the southeastern region of the United States. It is bordered by Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, Flori....More

Job Description

Assists veterinarian with exams, surgeries, and first aid. Collects and documents case history and treatment details. Monitors vital signs and condition of animals being treated and provides nursing care. Takes X rays, EKG, Ultrasound, and performs various lab test including urinalysis and blood counts. Depending on state regulations, may administer anesthesia, injections, and perform dental prophylaxis, catheterization, and other procedures under supervision of a veterinarian. Instructs pet owners on how to administer medication and other animal care skills. Typically requires an associate's degree. Depending on state, may require RVT certification.Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, AL Avg. Salary $30,403 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Abernant, AL Avg. Salary $32,356 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Adamsville, AL Avg. Salary $32,791 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Addison, AL Avg. Salary $31,529 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Adger, AL Avg. Salary $32,399 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Akron, AL Avg. Salary $32,211 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alabaster, AL Avg. Salary $32,606 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alberta, AL Avg. Salary $31,487 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Albertville, AL Avg. Salary $32,486 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alexander City, AL Avg. Salary $30,782 Date Updated August 27, 2019
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