Veterinarian Jobs in Massachusetts

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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National Veterinary Associates (NVA) - Northampton, MA
We are seeking a full-time Associate Veterinarian who is a team player with integrity, intelligence, and an excellent sense of humor....
2 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Sturbridge, MA
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
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Vetco Clinics - Dartmouth, MA
Are you a veterinarian looking to supplement your income and practice preventative animal care in a supportive environment?...
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Vetco Clinics - Sudbury, MA
Are you a veterinarian looking to supplement your income and practice preventative animal care in a supportive environment?...
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Vetco Clinics - Quincy, MA
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
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Vetco Clinics - Swampscott, MA
Are you a veterinarian looking to supplement your income and practice preventative animal care in a supportive environment?...
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Vetco Clinics - Arlington, MA
This is a great opportunity for all veterinarians: new grads, experienced doctors, associates, semi-retired, small/mixed/large animal practitioners, even practice owners!...
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Vetco Clinics - Hudson, MA
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
2 days ago
Petco - Auburn, MA
Are you a veterinarian looking to supplement your income and practice preventative animal care in a supportive environment?...
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Vetco Clinics - Shrewsbury, MA
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
2 days ago
Farms Veterinary Clinic - Beverly, MA
Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and effectively with team members, to develop mutual respect and rapport Soft tissue surgery proficiency and interest nice to have Ability to administer and...
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Lexington Veterinary Associates - Lexington, MA
radiography, ultrasound, in-house laboratory and diagnostics, full dental services with digital dental radiography, surgical monitoring equipment, including BP, ECG, and pulse ox, and more....
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Animal Hospital of Webster - Webster, MA
Experienced veterinarians and new grads alike are welcomed....
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Somerville Veterinary Center - Brookline, MA
We are seeking a full-time or part time associate veterinarian to join our medical group....
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Demographic Data for Massachusetts

Moving to Massachusetts? Find some basic demographic data about Massachusetts below.


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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...

Equine Welfare and Management
This unique course was developed by veterinarians at the world-renowned University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. The course will address horsemanship from a welfare...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Massachusetts

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Massachusetts as reported by the BLS.

$109,520

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinarian positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Massachusetts offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (18.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.0%)
  • 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 Massachusetts
  • 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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