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Veterinary Assistant Salary
in Sacramento, California

$41,205 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$614

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 12, 2019

The average pay for a Veterinary Assistant is $41,205 a year and $20 an hour in Sacramento, California, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinary Assistant is between $31,439 and $49,255. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Veterinary Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Sacramento, California.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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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.
Veterinary Assistant Job Prevalence in Sacramento, California, United States

Job family: Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Job family population: 106,680

Estimated population of Veterinary Assistant jobs: 99,416

Rate of error: 1.8%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$47,768
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Veterinary Assistant Job Listings for Sacramento, California

Veterinary Assistant
Oct 16
Fairfield, United States
Banfield Pet Hospital
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant. While working closely ...
Veterinary Technician
Oct 16
Fair Oaks, United States
Banfield Pet Hospital
With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow. * Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your ...
Administrative Assistant
Dec 3
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MarketOne Builders, Inc.
Coordinate active calendars and assist in eliminating calendar conflicts * Greet clients and guests * Schedule and confirm meetings * Internet and technologically savvy * Assist with coordinating ...
Bookkeeper and Office Assistant
Nov 6
Sacramento, CA, USA
Thunder Mountain Enterprises, Inc
Primary Duties: · Accounting of A/P, A/R, Payroll, Collections, etc. · Job Costing · General customer service and administrative duties May also assist with: · Dispatch, job calendaring, and crew ...
Office Assistant
Oct 22
Sacramento, CA, USA
EZ Transportation
The Office Assistant to be responsible for handling clerical tasks in our office, as well as managing files, updating paperwork and other documents. You will need the ability to communicate clearly ...

The average pay for a Veterinary Assistant is $41,205 a year and $20 an hour in Sacramento, California, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinary Assistant is between $31,439 and $49,255. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Veterinary Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Sacramento, California.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Veterinary Assistant
Oct 16
Fairfield, United States
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Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant. While working closely ...
Veterinary Technician
Oct 16
Fair Oaks, United States
Banfield Pet Hospital
With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow. * Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your ...
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