Veterinary Technician Salary in Florida

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Florida? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Florida is $32,507 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $27,355 and $38,624. 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 Florida

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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 Alachua, FL Avg. Salary $31,471 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alford, FL Avg. Salary $30,366 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Altamonte Springs, FL Avg. Salary $32,947 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Altha, FL Avg. Salary $30,785 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Altoona, FL Avg. Salary $31,919 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alturas, FL Avg. Salary $32,787 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alva, FL Avg. Salary $32,108 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Anna Maria, FL Avg. Salary $32,722 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Anthony, FL Avg. Salary $31,305 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Apalachicola, FL Avg. Salary $31,204 Date Updated August 27, 2019
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