Veterinarian Jobs in North Carolina

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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Animal Care Veterinary Hospital - Greenville, NC
Animal Care Veterinary Hospital located in Greenville, North Carolina, is looking for an associate veterinarian to join our hospital to help it grow in the community....
23 hours ago
Village Way Veterinary Hospital - Winston Salem, 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 hours ago
PetVet Care Centers - Huntersville, NC
Overview Carolina Veterinary Specialists (CVS) operates six full-service emergency & specialty referral facilities in the Carolinas, with locations in Huntersville, Charlotte, Matthews, Rock Hill,...
1 day ago
Raleigh, NC
We have digital radiography and digital dental radiography. We are very strong on preventative care. We practice Fear Free Medicine and our team has been watching Stress Free Handling Videos....
1 day ago
Harmony Animal Hospital - Apex, NC
HAH is looking for a full time veterinarian who wants to work for the very best....
14 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Roanoke Rapids, NC
Skills and 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 Commitment to...
15 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Boone, NC
Skills and 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 Commitment to...
14 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Murphy, NC
We are seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team!...
16 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Morrisville, NC
Description: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine...
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2 days ago
Trinity Animal Hospital - Holly Springs, NC
Associate Veterinarian - Trinity Animal Hospital Trinity Animal Hospital Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab....
2 hours ago
GPAC - Greensboro, NC
One of the area's most reputable, highly desired and established practices is looking for a full time Veterinarian....
2 days ago
Animal Hospital of Marion, Inc. - Marion, NC
Well established, progressive, multi-doctor small animal practice is looking for a full-time veterinarian. We are located in the foothills of Western North Carolina....
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2 days ago Animal Hospital of Marion, Inc.
Confidential - Hillsborough, NC
We are equipped with Idexx radiology, digital dental radiography, Idexx in-house lab equipment and Companion therapy laser....
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2 days ago Confidential
Reidsville Veterinary Hospital - Reidsville, NC
We stress client education and offer wellness plans for preventative care to help our client provide the best care for their pets. The hospital is well equipped with all the latest technology....
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1 day ago Reidsville Veterinary Hospital
Animal Ark Veterinary Hospital - Clemmons, NC
Most orthopedic and soft tissue surgery is performed in-house....
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20 hours ago Animal Ark Veterinary Hospital

Demographic Data for North Carolina

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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 North Carolina

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

$104,540

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in North Carolina offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.7%)
  • 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 North Carolina
  • 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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