Veterinary Technician Salary in Colorado

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Colorado? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Colorado is $35,215 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $29,638 and $41,842. 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 Colorado

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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 2021 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Agate, CO Avg. Salary $35,709 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Aguilar, CO Avg. Salary $32,981 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Akron, CO Avg. Salary $34,237 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Alamosa, CO Avg. Salary $32,981 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Allenspark, CO Avg. Salary $36,684 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Alma, CO Avg. Salary $36,232 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Almont, CO Avg. Salary $35,422 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Amherst, CO Avg. Salary $33,356 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Anton, CO Avg. Salary $35,997 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Antonito, CO Avg. Salary $33,434 Date Updated April 27, 2021
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