Veterinary Technician Salary in Virginia

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Virginia? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Virginia is $35,272 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $29,686 and $41,910. 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 Virginia

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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 2021 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abingdon, VA Avg. Salary $31,154 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Accomac, VA Avg. Salary $33,808 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Achilles, VA Avg. Salary $33,606 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Afton, VA Avg. Salary $32,898 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Alberta, VA Avg. Salary $35,519 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Aldie, VA Avg. Salary $39,840 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Alexandria, VA Avg. Salary $40,020 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Altavista, VA Avg. Salary $32,965 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Alton, VA Avg. Salary $33,847 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Amelia Court House, VA Avg. Salary $35,587 Date Updated April 27, 2021
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