How much does a Veterinary Technician Specialist make in the United States? The average Veterinary Technician Specialist salary in the United States is $34,525 as of December 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $27,818 and $41,645. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Veterinary Technician Specialist ?

Paraveterinary workers are those people who assist a veterinary physician in the performance of their duties, or carry out animal health procedures autonomously as part of a veterinary care system. The job role varies throughout the world, and common titles include veterinary nurse, veterinary technician, veterinary assistant and veterinary technologist, and variants with the prefix of 'animal health'. The scope of practice varies between countries, with some countries allowing suitably qualified paraveterinary workers a scope of autonomous practice, including minor surgery, whilst others re...

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Job Openings for Veterinary Technician Specialist
Regional Veterinary Referral Center - Springfield , VA
Potomac Valley Veterinary Surgical Specialist is looking for a Surgery Technician or Assistant to join our team. We are looking for individuals with experience in anesthesia monitoring and can ...
ZipRecruiter - 63 days ago
VCA Antech - Woodbridge , VA
Our Doctors conduct rounds 2-3 times daily, and our ICU Technicians perform rounds 3 times daily ... 600 specialists At VCA we are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and want to be a place ...
JobCase - 54 days ago
Vet's Best Friend - Richmond , VA
Are you an experienced veterinary professional looking to be become a part of an organization where ... In addition, this person should have experience in functional roles (technician or DVM preferred ...
LinkedIn - 77 days ago
VCA Antech - Roanoke , VA
Veterinary students and Veterinary Technician or Assistant students in their qualified year of ... specialists, all excited to meet and mentor future talent of the Veterinary profession. By ... - 42 days ago
VCA Antech - Village of Williamsburg , VA
: We are seeking an experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our team.The successful ... specialists. You will sharpen your skills-and even learn some new techniques-and explore career ...
JobCase - 62 days ago

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