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Veterinarian Assistant Salary
in Raleigh, North Carolina

$35,730 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$532

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Veterinarian Assistant is $35,730 a year and $17 an hour in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinarian Assistant is between $27,261 and $42,710. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Veterinarian Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Assists Veterinarian in settings such as veterinarians' clinics, zoos, research laboratories, kennels, and commercial facilities in handing a variety of animal health care duties.
  • Cares for and gives medical care to ill or injured animals.
  • Prepares treatment room for examination of animals, and holds or restrains animals during examination, treatment, or inoculation.
Veterinarian Assistant Job Prevalence in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Job family: Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Job family population: 103,430

Estimated population of Veterinarian Assistant jobs: 96,387

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$41,421
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Raleigh (; RAH-lee) is the capital of the state of North Carolina and the seat of Wake County in the United States. Raleigh is the second-largest city in the state, after Charlotte. Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population as 479,332 as of July 1, 2018. It is one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. Raleigh...

Veterinarian Assistant Job Listings for Raleigh, North Carolina

2 Yrs Experienced Veterinary Assistant / Technician - Full Time
Jul 16
Raleigh, NC, USA
Walnut Street Animal Hospital
We are seeking an exceptional, motivated and enthusiastic full-time Veterinary Assistant / Technician with 2 to 5 years of experience to work at either Capital Blvd Animal Hospital in Raleigh or ...
Veterinary Technician Assistant - Patient Care
Jul 17
Cary, NC, USA
Veterinary Surgical Referral Practice
The Veterinary Assistant facilitates the pre- and post-surgical aspects of the patient's care. Duties include admitting patients for surgery, assisting with outpatient appointments (holding for ...
Veterinary Assistant
Jun 28
Wilson, NC, USA
Brandywine Veterinary Hospital
Brandywine Veterinary Hospital is currently seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic veterinary assistant to add to our team. The responsibilities of the veterinary assistant include but are not ...
FT/PT Veterinary Technician
May 30
Durham, NC, USA
Colony Park Animal Hospital
Colony Park Animal Hospital is looking for a registered veterinary technician or experienced veterinary assistant to join our practice on a full-time or part-time basis. Our ideal candidate has over ...
Veterinarian
Jun 21
Raleigh, NC, USA
Hurricane Animal Hospital
Attend monthly doctor meetings * Assist in training of veterinary assistants and technicians at monthly staff meetings Benefits: * annual continuing education allowances * state licenses and ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Veterinarian Assistant is $35,730 a year and $17 an hour in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinarian Assistant is between $27,261 and $42,710. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Veterinarian Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Veterinarian Assistant Job Listings for Raleigh, North Carolina

2 Yrs Experienced Veterinary Assistant / Technician - Full Time
Jul 16
Raleigh, NC, USA
Walnut Street Animal Hospital
We are seeking an exceptional, motivated and enthusiastic full-time Veterinary Assistant / Technician with 2 to 5 years of experience to work at either Capital Blvd Animal Hospital in Raleigh or ...
Veterinary Technician Assistant - Patient Care
Jul 17
Cary, NC, USA
Veterinary Surgical Referral Practice
The Veterinary Assistant facilitates the pre- and post-surgical aspects of the patient's care. Duties include admitting patients for surgery, assisting with outpatient appointments (holding for ...
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