Veterinary Technician Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in New Jersey? The average Veterinary Technician salary in New Jersey is $38,378 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $32,299 and $45,609. 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. View the Cost of Living in New Jersey

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Job Description

Veterinary Technician assist 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. Take X rays, EKG, Ultrasound, and perform 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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $39,484 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $39,830 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $39,865 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $40,058 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $41,836 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $39,484 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $39,380 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $38,793 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $39,865 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $39,484 Date Updated July 30, 2019
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