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Veterinary Technician Salary
in Raleigh, North Carolina

$34,647 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Veterinary Technician is $34,647 a year and $17 an hour in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Veterinary Technician is between $26,435 and $41,415. 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 Raleigh, North Carolina.

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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 Raleigh, North Carolina, 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 %



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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...

Veterinary Technician Job Listings for Raleigh, North Carolina

ER Veterinary Technician
Jun 21
Raleigh, NC, USA
Frisco Emergency Pet Care
Veterinary nurses/technicians are the backbone of our hospital, providing exceptional patient and client care. Our growth has been explosive, and we are continuing to look for experienced nurses that ...
Veterinary Technician / Veterinary Assistant
May 17
Garner, NC, USA
AMC of Garner Veterinary Hospital
We are looking for an outgoing and compassionate animal assistant/technician with a positive ... Only candidates with veterinary hospital experience will be considered *** Minimum 2 years ...
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 ...
Registered Veterinary Technician
Apr 12
Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Dogwood Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort
At Dogwood Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort, we have an established reputation for providing ... The responsibilities of a registered technician include client education, obtaining patient history ...
Registered Veterinary Technician
May 15
Mebane, NC, USA
Mebane Pet Clinic
This would involve overseeing the veterinary assistants and any other technicians as well as training and development of the team as well as leading monthly team meetings. The team leader position ...
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