Veterinary Technician Salary in New Mexico

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in New Mexico? The average Veterinary Technician salary in New Mexico is $32,038 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $26,961 and $38,067. 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 Mexico

About New Mexico    New Mexico (Spanish: Nuevo México Spanish pronunciation: [ˈnweβo ˈmexiko] (listen), Navajo: Yootó Hahoodzo pronounced [jòːtxó xɑ̀xʷòːtsò]) is a state ....More

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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 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abiquiu, NM Avg. Salary $32,837 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alamogordo, NM Avg. Salary $31,495 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Albuquerque, NM Avg. Salary $33,198 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alcalde, NM Avg. Salary $32,837 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Algodones, NM Avg. Salary $32,772 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alto, NM Avg. Salary $30,965 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Amalia, NM Avg. Salary $32,837 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Amistad, NM Avg. Salary $32,095 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Angel Fire, NM Avg. Salary $32,837 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Animas, NM Avg. Salary $31,152 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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