Veterinary Technician Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in New Jersey? The average Veterinary Technician salary in New Jersey is $39,011 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $32,829 and $46,354. 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 New Jersey

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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 Absecon, NJ Avg. Salary $37,271 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Adelphia, NJ Avg. Salary $39,616 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Allamuchy, NJ Avg. Salary $39,319 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Allendale, NJ Avg. Salary $39,967 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Allenhurst, NJ Avg. Salary $39,710 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Allentown, NJ Avg. Salary $39,136 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Allenwood, NJ Avg. Salary $39,659 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alloway, NJ Avg. Salary $36,928 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alpine, NJ Avg. Salary $39,932 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Andover, NJ Avg. Salary $39,583 Date Updated August 27, 2019
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