How much does a University Research Veterinarian make in the United States? The average University Research Veterinarian salary in the United States is $137,570 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $113,700 and $165,560. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.

University Research Veterinarian Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile University Research Veterinarian Salary $91,968 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile University Research Veterinarian Salary $113,700 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile University Research Veterinarian Salary $137,570 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile University Research Veterinarian Salary $165,560 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile University Research Veterinarian Salary $191,043 US May 28, 2024
25% $113,700 10% $91,968 90% $191,043 75% $165,560 $137,570 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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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 2024 Salary.com)

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