Salary RangeBelow $25,000 to $50,000
Veterinary technicians provide support and assistance to veterinarians. They work in a variety of environments, including zoos, animal hospitals, clinics, private practices, kennels, and laboratories. Their work may involve large or small animals or both. Most veterinary technicians work with domestic animals, but some professional settings may require treating exotic or endangered species. There are approximately 95,970 veterinary technicians and technologists employed in the United States.
Minimum Education LevelAssociate's Degree
OutlookMuch Faster than the Average
Veterinary Assistant or Helper