How much does a Veterinary Assistant make in Saint Petersburg, FL? The average Veterinary Assistant salary in Saint Petersburg, FL is $30,154 as of December 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $24,296 and $36,372. 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. 

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Veterinary Assistant / Vet Technician

Pet Paradise Resort - Bradenton, FL

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The Pet Clinic of Bradenton - Bradenton, FL

Veterinary Technician/Nurse

SPCA Florida - Lakeland, FL

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 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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About Saint Petersburg, Florida    St. Petersburg is a city in Pinellas County, Florida, United States. As of the 2015 census estimate, the population was 257,083, making it the fifth-m....More

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