Veterinary Technician Salary in South Carolina

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in South Carolina? The average Veterinary Technician salary in South Carolina is $33,007 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $27,777 and $39,218. 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 South Carolina

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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 Abbeville, SC Avg. Salary $34,201 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adams Run, SC Avg. Salary $33,316 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Aiken, SC Avg. Salary $32,730 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alcolu, SC Avg. Salary $31,573 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allendale, SC Avg. Salary $32,581 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Anderson, SC Avg. Salary $34,065 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Andrews, SC Avg. Salary $32,037 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Arcadia, SC Avg. Salary $32,752 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Awendaw, SC Avg. Salary $33,283 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Aynor, SC Avg. Salary $31,502 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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