Veterinary Technician Salary in Texas

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Texas? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Texas is $32,687 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $27,508 and $38,839. 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 Texas

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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 Abbott, TX Avg. Salary $31,265 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Abernathy, TX Avg. Salary $30,026 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Abilene, TX Avg. Salary $31,586 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Ace, TX Avg. Salary $33,314 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Ackerly, TX Avg. Salary $29,878 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Addison, TX Avg. Salary $34,262 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Adkins, TX Avg. Salary $33,585 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Adrian, TX Avg. Salary $31,482 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Afton, TX Avg. Salary $29,878 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Agua Dulce, TX Avg. Salary $31,842 Date Updated August 27, 2019
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