How much does an Animal Technician make in Rhode Island? The average Animal Technician salary in Rhode Island is $39,908 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $38,443 and $44,459. 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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Job Description for Animal Technician

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)...View full job description

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Job Openings for Animal Technician in Rhode Island

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $40,021 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $40,097 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $40,097 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $40,078 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $39,870 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $40,451 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $40,059 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $39,857 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $40,097 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $40,457 Date Updated July 27, 2020

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