Veterinarian Jobs in Essex, MA

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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Best Pets Veterinary Hospital - Tewksbury, MA 01876, MA (23 miles from Essex, MA)
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Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH) - Boston, MA (23 miles from Essex, MA)
Job Description: The Senior Clinical Veterinarian provides and overseespreventive and supportive veterinary care for laboratory animals at MassachusettsGeneral Hospital (MGH), in concert with other...
2 days ago
Best Pets Veterinary Hospital - Tewksbury, MA (23 miles from Essex, MA)
We are a community-based animal care practice in a friendly neighborhood....
2 days ago
GPAC - Boston, MA (23 miles from Essex, MA)
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Vca Animal Hospitals - Lynnfield, MA (14 miles from Essex, MA)
Some of our services: Dental Cleaning and Surgery Ultrasound Laser Therapy Behavioral Consults Nutritional Consults Boarding Grooming Community outreach We are seeking an experienced Relief Veterinarian...
7 hours ago
Vetco Clinics - Woburn, MA (21 miles from Essex, MA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Boxford, MA (13 miles from Essex, MA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Saugus, MA (16 miles from Essex, MA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Arlington, MA (24 miles from Essex, MA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Burlington, MA (23 miles from Essex, MA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Boston, MA (23 miles from Essex, MA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Wakefield, MA (17 miles from Essex, MA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Borash Veterinary Clinic - Peabody, MA (12 miles from Essex, MA)
Seeking an independent, compassionate Veterinarian to join our team! Why Borash Veterinary Clinic in Peabody, MA?...
3 days ago
The Boston Cat Hospital - Boston, MA (23 miles from Essex, MA)
Modern Cat Hospital In Boston Seeks Veterinarian The Boston Cat Hospital Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents....
3 days ago
Medford, MA (23 miles from Essex, MA)
Patience and a love for animals Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree **Please send your resume via email to ..., reference job code CC29A34 in the subject line. #LI-SG1...
5 days ago

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Essex, MA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Essex, MA as reported by the BLS.

$109,520

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Essex, MA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.1%)
  • High School or GED (19.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.2%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some High School (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Essex, MA
  • 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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