How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Arkansas? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Arkansas is $32,784 as of October 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $27,591 and $38,957. 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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Associate Veterinarian

Rose Veterinary Management - Bentonville, AR

Two-Way Radio Bench / Field Technician

Comserv Services, LLC - Crawfordsville, AR

Medical Laboratory Technician

TheraTest Labs - Fort Smith, AR

Field Technician/Operator (CDL)

JARBO Employment Group - Little Rock, AR

Job Description for Veterinary Technician

Veterinary Technician assists veterinarian with exams, surgeries, and first aid. Collects and documents case history and treatment details. Being a Veterinary Technician monitors vital signs and condition of animals being treated and provides nursing care. Takes X rays, EKG, Ultrasound, and performs various lab test including urinalysis and blood counts. Additionally, Veterinary Technician depending on state regulations, may administer anesthesia, injections, and perform dental prophylaxis, catheterization, and other procedures under supervision of a veterinarian. Instructs pet owners on how to administer medication and other animal care skills. Typically requires an associate's degree. Depending on state, may require RVT certification. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Veterinary Technician works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be a Veterinary Technician typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Texarkana, AR Avg. Salary $32,398 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Adona, AR Avg. Salary $32,576 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Alexander, AR Avg. Salary $32,854 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Alicia, AR Avg. Salary $32,693 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Alix, AR Avg. Salary $30,839 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Alleene, AR Avg. Salary $32,285 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Alma, AR Avg. Salary $30,987 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Almyra, AR Avg. Salary $31,495 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Alpena, AR Avg. Salary $32,029 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Alpine, AR Avg. Salary $32,036 Date Updated October 28, 2020
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