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Veterinary Hospital Attendant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$31,641 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$471

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Veterinary Hospital Attendant is $31,641 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinary Hospital Attendant is between $24,959 and $37,403. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Veterinary Hospital Attendant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Veterinary Hospital Attendant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Nonfarm Animal Caretakers

Job family population: 190,520

Estimated population of Veterinary Hospital Attendant jobs: 22,281

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,680
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Veterinary Hospital Attendant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Pharmacy Technician
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
West Loop Veterinary Care
... Hospital Attendants, Assistants, and Technicians. Our seasoned veterinary team works together to be the solution for our clients and each other. Our exam room assistants are relied upon by our team ...
Veterinary Technician - Signing Bonus Offered!
Apr 24
Chicago, IL, USA
West Loop Veterinary Care
... including Hospital Attendants, Assistants, and Technicians. Our seasoned veterinary team works ... together to be the solution for our clients and each other. Our technicians are relied upon by our ...
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