Veterinary Technician Salary in Connecticut

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Connecticut? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Connecticut is $38,487 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $32,388 and $45,729. 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 Connecticut

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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 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abington, CT Avg. Salary $37,423 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Amston, CT Avg. Salary $37,875 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Andover, CT Avg. Salary $38,081 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ansonia, CT Avg. Salary $38,744 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ashford, CT Avg. Salary $37,444 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Avon, CT Avg. Salary $38,152 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ballouville, CT Avg. Salary $37,371 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Baltic, CT Avg. Salary $37,797 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Bantam, CT Avg. Salary $38,384 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Barkhamsted, CT Avg. Salary $38,046 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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