Veterinary Technician Salary in West Virginia

How much does a Veterinary Technician make in West Virginia? The average Veterinary Technician salary in West Virginia is $30,460 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $25,636 and $36,200. 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 West Virginia

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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 Weirton, WV Avg. Salary $33,652 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Wheeling, WV Avg. Salary $33,766 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Accoville, WV Avg. Salary $31,218 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Adrian, WV Avg. Salary $30,426 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Advent, WV Avg. Salary $31,328 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Albright, WV Avg. Salary $32,746 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Alderson, WV Avg. Salary $31,704 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Alkol, WV Avg. Salary $30,819 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Allen Junction, WV Avg. Salary $31,218 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Alloy, WV Avg. Salary $31,218 Date Updated July 30, 2019
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