How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Colorado? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Colorado is $35,572 as of December 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $29,939 and $42,268. 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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Boulder Veterinary Hospital PC - Boulder, CO

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Farmers Korner Veterinary Hospital - Breckenridge, CO

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 2021 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Jefferson, CO Avg. Salary $35,959 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Agate, CO Avg. Salary $35,440 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Aguilar, CO Avg. Salary $32,732 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Akron, CO Avg. Salary $33,978 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Alamosa, CO Avg. Salary $32,732 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Allenspark, CO Avg. Salary $36,406 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Alma, CO Avg. Salary $35,959 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Almont, CO Avg. Salary $35,154 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Amherst, CO Avg. Salary $33,104 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Anton, CO Avg. Salary $35,725 Date Updated December 28, 2020
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