Veterinarian Jobs in Lexington, NC

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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Forsyth Veterinary Hospital - Winston Salem, NC (23 miles from Lexington, NC)
We offer up to date medicine using state of the art equipment which includes Laser Therapy, Digital Radiography, and Digital Dental X-rays....
Animal Ark Veterinary Hospital - Clemmons, NC (21 miles from Lexington, NC)
Most orthopedic and soft tissue surgery is performed in-house....
Hillsdale Animal Hospital - Advance, NC (20 miles from Lexington, NC)
of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university....
11 days ago
American Veterinary Group - Asheboro, NC (23 miles from Lexington, NC)
We are excited to add a Lead Veterinarian to our team!...
21 days ago
Jamestown, NC (23 miles from Lexington, NC)
Desired Qualifications Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Fear-Free certified...
23 days ago
High Point, NC (19 miles from Lexington, NC)
Desired Qualifications Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Fear-Free certified...
23 days ago
Thomasville, NC (10 miles from Lexington, NC)
Desired Qualifications Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Fear-Free certified...
23 days ago
Trinity, NC (12 miles from Lexington, NC)
Desired Qualifications Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Fear-Free certified...
23 days ago
Asheboro, NC (23 miles from Lexington, NC)
Desired Qualifications Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Fear-Free certified...
23 days ago
Randleman, NC (23 miles from Lexington, NC)
Desired Qualifications Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Fear-Free certified...
23 days ago
Denton, NC (9 miles from Lexington, NC)
Desired Qualifications Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Fear-Free certified...
23 days ago
Southern Veterinary Partners - Advance, NC (20 miles from Lexington, NC)
Requirements Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina 3+ years of leadership/management experience...
23 days ago
Heartland Vet Partners - Welcome, NC (12 miles from Lexington, NC)
At Hendersonville Veterinary Hospital our mission is to improve the lives of veterinarians by providing you with comprehensive benefits: Competitive base salary plus production bonuses Flexible 4-day...
23 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Clemmons, NC (21 miles from Lexington, NC)
Overview Animal Hospital of Clemmons is looking for a full-time veterinarian to join our amazing team....
28 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Clemmons, NC (21 miles from Lexington, NC)
Animal Hospital of Clemmons is a full-service veterinary hospital, looking for a full-time veterinarian to join their team....
29 days ago

Demographic Data for Lexington, NC

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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 Lexington, NC

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

$103,270

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Lexington, NC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (18.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.3%)
  • Vocational Degree 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 Lexington, NC
  • 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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