How much does a Veterinary Assistant make in Rhode Island? The average Veterinary Assistant salary in Rhode Island is $32,612 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $26,277 and $39,338. 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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25% $26,277 10% $20,509 90% $45,461 75% $39,338 $32,612 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant prepares treatment room for examination of animals; restrains animals during examination, treatment, or inoculation. Administers injections, performs venipunctures, applies wound dressings, cleans teeth, and takes vital signs of animal. Being a Veterinary Assistant requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. May be required to be certified/licensed. Additionally, Veterinary Assistant is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision of a veterinarian. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $32,705 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $32,767 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $32,767 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $32,751 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $32,581 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $33,056 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $32,736 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $32,571 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $32,767 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $33,061 Date Updated July 27, 2020

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