Veterinary Technician Salary in Rhode Island

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Rhode Island? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Rhode Island is $37,404 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $31,477 and $44,442. 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 Rhode Island

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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 Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $37,168 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $37,391 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $37,727 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Barrington, RI Avg. Salary $37,391 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Block Island, RI Avg. Salary $37,530 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Bradford, RI Avg. Salary $37,689 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Bristol, RI Avg. Salary $37,356 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Carolina, RI Avg. Salary $37,446 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Central Falls, RI Avg. Salary $37,391 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Charlestown, RI Avg. Salary $37,474 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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