How much does a University Research Veterinarian make in the United States? The average University Research Veterinarian salary in the United States is $123,520 as of November 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $102,090 and $148,620. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The University Research Veterinarian prescribes medications, establishes and administers treatment plans, and performs surgeries on animals. Provides medical services in support of the health of animals. Being an University Research Veterinarian requires at least 5 years of experience in the field. Evaluates and approves animal care and laboratory protocols to ensure compliance with veterinary standards and statutory requirements. In addition, University Research Veterinarian requires a Ph.D. of Veterinary Medicine. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. University Research Veterinarian's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020

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