Veterinary Technician Salary in Colorado

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Colorado? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Colorado is $33,936 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $28,558 and $40,322. 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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Agate, CO Avg. Salary $34,401 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Aguilar, CO Avg. Salary $31,773 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Akron, CO Avg. Salary $32,982 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alamosa, CO Avg. Salary $31,773 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Allenspark, CO Avg. Salary $35,395 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alma, CO Avg. Salary $34,933 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Almont, CO Avg. Salary $34,124 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Amherst, CO Avg. Salary $32,134 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Anton, CO Avg. Salary $34,678 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Antonito, CO Avg. Salary $32,209 Date Updated August 27, 2019
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