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Animal Care Technician Salary
in Delaware, United States

$30,163 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Animal Care Technician is $30,163 a year and $15 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for an Animal Care Technician is between $23,382 and $35,656. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Animal Care Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Cares for animals, such as dogs, cats, guinea pigs, and monkeys, in facilities, such as kennels, pounds, animal hospitals, pet shops, and laboratories.
  • Feeds and waters animals according to schedules.
  • Controls and restrains animals as required.
  • Cleans, changes, and disinfects cages, pens, yards; sanitizes animal rooms, hallways, and ancillary equipment; and sterilizes medical and lab tools and equipment.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Animal Care Technician Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Veterinary Technician
Sep 1
Windcrest Animal Hospital
Our facilities offer wellness and sick care, surgery including laser surgery, dentistry including ... Windcrest Animal Hospital, is located at 3705 Lancaster Pike in Wilmington, DE, provides 24 hour ...
Nov 8
Lewes, DE, USA
Beebe Healthcare
... care of patients in accordance with established nursing standards. These duties may include assisting nurses, unit secretary/monitor technician, phlebotomy,or EKG. Other information: One year ...