Veterinarian Jobs in Vernon Hills, IL

Diagnose, treat, and prevent health problems in animals. Veterinarians administer diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, and perform surgeries for pets, livestock, and wildlife. They operate medical equipment such as X-ray and ultrasound machines precisely to produce clear and accurate results. They also interact regularly with owners and educate them on treatment plans as well as how to promote their animals’ day-to-day wellness.

Veterinarians may specialize depending on the type of animal they see. Possible areas of focus include equine care (horses), companion animals (domestic pets), and food animals (farm livestock). Alternatively, they might address health compliance (food safety and inspection veterinarians) or work in laboratories to examine human and animal health issues (research veterinarians). 

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Veterinary Specialty Center - Buffalo Grove, IL (4 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
As an emergency veterinarian, Veterinary Specialty Center in Buffalo Grove, IL knows your wish list: • Working for an established, privately-owned specialty and emergency hospital with an incredible...
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3 days ago Veterinary Specialty Center
The Animal Medical Center - Skokie, IL (18 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Animal Medical Center in Skokie, IL is looking for an associate veterinarian to join our AAHA certified, companion animal practice....
2 days ago
Veterinary Specialty Center - Buffalo Grove, IL (4 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
As an emergency veterinarian, Veterinary Specialty Center in Buffalo Grove, IL knows your wish list: Working for an established, privately-owned specialty and emergency hospital with an incredible reputation...
2 days ago
GPAC - Algonquin, IL (18 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
+ years of professional experience Small animal experience Positive attitude with strong ability to connect personally with clients A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from...
1 day ago
GPAC - Buffalo Grove, IL (4 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
+ years of professional experience Small animal experience Positive attitude with strong ability to connect personally with clients A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from...
1 day ago
GPAC - Schaumburg, IL (15 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
+ years of professional experience Small animal experience Positive attitude with strong ability to connect personally with clients A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from...
1 day ago
7510 W North Ave - Elmwood Park, IL (23 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Emergency/Urgent Care Veterinarian for our Exotics and Companion Animals Midwest Bird & Exotic Animal Hospital Midwest Bird & Exotic Animal Hospital, located in a suburb of Chicago, IL, is looking for...
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18 hours ago 7510 W North Ave
Antioch Animal Hospital - Antioch, IL (16 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
We currently have three full time veterinarians and one part time. Our mission is to treat our clients as we would treat our own family and to provide them with the best care possible....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Schaumburg, IL (15 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Job Requirements Include: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm and intestinal parasite diseases and parasite prevention products Excellent...
7 hours ago
Fox Animal Hospital - Evanston, IL (18 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Fox Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time Associate Veterinarian to join our busy and well-established, three doctor animal hospital in beautiful Evanston, Illinois....
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3 days ago Fox Animal Hospital
Lakeland Animal Hospital, PC - McHenry, IL (17 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Full and part time associate veterinarians wanted for a progressive, 4-doctor, AAHA certified practice in McHenry, IL (approximately 60 miles northwest of Chicago)....
5 days ago
Carol Stream Animal Hospital - Carol Stream, IL (24 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
We work predominantly with small animals as well as with exotics. Quality medicine is at the forefront of our practice's goals, and we are looking for someone to step in and carry on that mission....
5 days ago
Bramer Animal Hospital - Evanston, IL (18 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
At Bramer, we believe in collaboration, teamwork and providing a place for doctors to be mentored and to continue to grow, whether you are an experienced Veterinarian or recently graduated. 7....
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5 days ago Bramer Animal Hospital
Hoffman Estates Animal Hospital - Barrington, IL (11 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
We pride ourselves on our excellent patient care, comprehensive client education, and our long-lasting relationships with our clients....
5 days ago
Arlington Cat Clinic Limited - Arlington Heights, IL (8 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Collaborative Team Needs FT Feline Only Veterinarian | Mentorship Available Arlington Cat Clinic Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents....
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Veterinarian Online Courses and Training Opportunities

EDIVET: Do you have what it takes to be a veterinarian?
This course is for anyone interested in learning more about Veterinary Medicine, giving a "taster" of courses covered in the first year of a veterinary degree and an idea of what it is like to...

Mentorship At Work For Veterinarians
We are all mentors in the workplace. Some are much better than others. This course will help you become a better mentor regardless of your current level of proficiency. Mentorship is an essential...

Chicken Behaviour and Welfare
This course explains the general principles of chicken behaviour and welfare, and the behavioural and physiological indicators that can be used to assess welfare in chickens kept in hobby flocks...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Vernon Hills, IL

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Vernon Hills, IL as reported by the BLS.

$105,840

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Vernon Hills, IL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.1%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some High School (1.9%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Vernon Hills, IL
  • None (37.8%)
  • 2-4 years (31.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (11.5%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 1-2 years (5.0%)
  • 8-10 years (2.8%)

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