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Veterinary Technician Salary
in Rochester, New York

$35,805 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Veterinary Technician is $35,805 a year and $17 an hour in Rochester, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinary Technician is between $27,319 and $42,800. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Veterinary Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rochester, New York.

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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.
Veterinary Technician Job Prevalence in Rochester, New York, United States

Job family: Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Job family population: 103,430

Estimated population of Veterinary Technician jobs: 96,387

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Rochester, New York

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Description: Rochester () is a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in western New York. With a population of 208,046 residents, Rochester is the seat of Monroe County and the third most populous city in New York state, after New York City and Buffalo. The metropolitan area has a population of just over 1 million people. It is about 73 miles (117 km) east of Buffalo and 87 miles (140 km) west of Syracuse. Rochester was one of America's first boomtowns, initially due to the fertile Genesee River Valley, which gave rise to numerous flour mills, and then as a manufacturing hub. Several of the region's universities (notably...

Veterinary Technician Job Listings for Rochester, New York

Veterinary Receptionist
Jun 18
Webster, NY, USA
Webster Veterinary Clinic LLC
... the technicians and/or Doctors Requirements and experience: Past customer service and multi-tasking roles required Willingness to learn and complete training Some veterinary medical knowledge ...
Customer Service Representative & Technician Assistant
Jun 17
Rochester, NY, USA
South Towne Veterinary Hospital
We are a fast paced veterinary hospital who is growing quickly! We have a new doctor joining our ... The technician assistants position will require a candidate that can spend long amounts of time on ...
Culture Lab Technician
Jun 6
Rochester, NY, USA
Remedy Intelligent Staffing
GENERAL SUMMARY: This position performs assigned laboratory procedures, including data entry, processing and resulting of biological indicator spore strip tests. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ...
Pharmacy Technician
Jun 19
Rochester, NY, USA
Rx relief
We have an opening for a Pharmacy Technician in the Rochester, NY area. As a member of our team, you'll enjoy a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits! Join our ...
Lab Technician
Apr 3
Lyons, United States
We are currently seeking a Lab Technician for our Lyons, NY facility. This is a full time, seasonal position. Primary Duties: * Perform laboratory tests to meet Agency Specifications. * Set up ...
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