Veterinary Technician Salary in Florida

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Florida? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Florida is $33,013 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $27,780 and $39,226. 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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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 Alachua, FL Avg. Salary $31,961 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Alford, FL Avg. Salary $30,839 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Altamonte Springs, FL Avg. Salary $33,459 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Altha, FL Avg. Salary $31,264 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Altoona, FL Avg. Salary $32,416 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Alturas, FL Avg. Salary $33,297 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Alva, FL Avg. Salary $32,608 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Anna Maria, FL Avg. Salary $33,231 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Anthony, FL Avg. Salary $31,792 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Apalachicola, FL Avg. Salary $31,690 Date Updated April 27, 2020
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