How much does a Veterinary Technician make in Washington? The average Veterinary Technician salary in Washington is $37,965 as of October 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $31,952 and $45,113. 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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Lab Technician

Kelly Services - Camas, WA

FOOD SAFETY LAB TECHNICIAN (MICRO & SANI)

National Frozen Foods - Chehalis, WA

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Rustebakke Veterinary Service - Clarkston, WA

Associate Veterinarian

RUSTEBAKKE VETERINARY SERVICE PLLC - Clarkston, WA

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 Aberdeen, WA Avg. Salary $35,634 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Acme, WA Avg. Salary $36,218 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Addy, WA Avg. Salary $33,983 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Adna, WA Avg. Salary $35,634 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Airway Heights, WA Avg. Salary $34,268 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Albion, WA Avg. Salary $33,983 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Allyn, WA Avg. Salary $38,258 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Almira, WA Avg. Salary $33,983 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Amanda Park, WA Avg. Salary $35,634 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Amboy, WA Avg. Salary $36,549 Date Updated October 28, 2020
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