Veterinary Technician Salary in Massachusetts

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Massachusetts? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Massachusetts is $37,857 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $31,858 and $44,981. 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 Massachusetts

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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, MA Avg. Salary $38,239 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Accord, MA Avg. Salary $38,239 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Acton, MA Avg. Salary $38,462 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Acushnet, MA Avg. Salary $37,215 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adams, MA Avg. Salary $35,933 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Agawam, MA Avg. Salary $36,897 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allston, MA Avg. Salary $39,852 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Amesbury, MA Avg. Salary $36,706 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Amherst, MA Avg. Salary $36,791 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Andover, MA Avg. Salary $37,427 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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