How much does an Animal Technician make in Louisiana? The average Animal Technician salary in Louisiana is $35,997 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $34,675 and $40,106. 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.

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Animal Technician provides daily care for research animals of various species. Cleans and disinfects cages and equipment. Being an Animal Technician monitors the health and well being of the animals, maintains logs of animal diet, behavior, vital signs and other data. Follows standard operating procedures and all biosafety and animal welfare regulations. Additionally, Animal Technician may perform procedures to collect samples. May transport animals to and from laboratories. Requires a high school diploma. May require Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician (ALAT) certification from the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) or other certification. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Animal Technician works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $34,323 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $37,002 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $32,991 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $34,938 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $32,991 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $36,584 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $34,637 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $33,292 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $37,222 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $34,637 Date Updated February 26, 2020

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