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Veterinary Assistant Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$39,847 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Veterinary Assistant is $39,847 a year and $19 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinary Assistant is between $30,403 and $47,632. 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 Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Veterinary Assistant Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Veterinary Technician or Assistant
Jan 10
Middlebury, CT, USA
Middlebury Animal Hospital Associates, LLC
Minimum of 1-2+ years veterinary assistant/technician experience in an animal hospital/clinic is required. Must be able to hit the ground running! Preference given for experience in Cornerstone and ...
Veterinary Assistant / Kennel Technician
Oct 19
Suffield, CT, USA
River Valley Animal Center
We're Hiring! We are looking for a full-time veterinary technician or experienced assistant to join our team. Not only are we looking for someone who loves animals but who is eager to grow ...
Veterinary Technician
Nov 6
Branford, CT, USA
Mill Pond Veterinary Hospital
We work hard to maintain an excellent staff of doctors, receptionists, veterinary technicians and technician assistants. Our staff is a great team, with the right mix of skills and backgrounds, and ...
Veterinary Receptionist
Jan 7
Trumbull, CT, USA
Mobile Veterinary Clinic is a three doctor full service veterinary practice located in Trumbull CT. We are currently looking to add a part time team member to our front desk staff. Candidates must ...
Veterinarian / Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Jan 9
Hartford, CT, USA
Frisco Emergency Pet Care
Collaborate with veterinary assistants and other staff to provide top-notch care to customers Veterinarian Requirements and Qualifications: * Passion for animals and an active interest in their ...