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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Spay/Neuter/Wellness Veterinarian

  • Confidential
  • Greensboro, NC
  • 2 days ago

Our work environment includes: Casual work attire International workforce Seeking wellness and high volume spay/neuter veterinarian....

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  • Wallburg Animal Hospital
  • Winston Salem, NC
  • 1 day ago

Veterinarian Wallburg Animal Hospital Winston-Salem, NC Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details favorite_border Privately Owned Small Animal General Practice What does work life balance look like...

As a full time veterinarian at our urgent care clinic, you will be treating interesting, unique and challenging cases in an urgent care setting....

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  • LILLINGTON VETERINARY HOSPITAL
  • Lillington, NC
  • 2 hours ago

Preventive care is our passion but supporting our clients through all of their pets life stages is critical to the well being of our staff....

Associate Veterinarian - Brevard Animal Hospital

  • Brevard Animal Hospital
  • Brevard, NC
  • 2 days ago

Requirements Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of in which applicant is applying Professional comportment and...

Associate Veterinarian

  • Southern Oaks Animal Hospital
  • Hope Mills, NC
  • 2 days ago

We are looking for a full time equine only or mixed animal veterinarian to work 3 to 4 days a week with rotating on call schedule....

Veterinarian

  • Eno Animal Hospital
  • Durham, NC
  • 1 day ago

We have two experienced veterinarians and our support staff includes very well-trained assistants, directors, and receptionists....

Associate Veterinarian

  • Skyland Animal Hospital
  • Asheville, NC
  • 3 days ago

Qualifications to apply: A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from an accredited university....

Do you want to work in an environment that offers the opportunity to collaborate with 4 other veterinarians?...

Attending Veterinarian

  • NC State University
  • Raleigh, NC
  • 3 days ago

Serves as the Attending Veterinarian on the NC State Institutional Animal Care and Use committee (IACUC) and Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)....

Teaching Animal Unit (TAU) Clinical Veterinarian

  • NC State University
  • Raleigh, NC
  • 3 days ago

Working to solve difficult animal care and use matters, provide advice to the IACUC, the Institutional Official and the faculty and administration on animal care and use matters through the interpretation...

Associate Veterinarian Opportunity, Waxhaw, NC

  • Prospect Health
  • Waxhaw, NC
  • 3 days ago

The practice is seeking an empathetic, confident practitioner to work with small animals, exotics and wildlife animals....

Associate Veterinarian

  • Pine Valley Animal Hospital
  • Wilmington, NC
  • 3 days ago

We would welcome an interest in small animals, exotics, surgery, and dentistry as well as ultrasound or laser treatment. We are open to additional special interests we may not currently offer....

Urgent Care Veterinarian Are you a veterinarian looking to join a cutting-edge clinic with a fresh approach on after-hours care?...

Urgent Care Veterinarian Are you a veterinarian looking to join a cutting-edge clinic with a fresh approach on after-hours care?...

Demographic Data for North Carolina

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in North Carolina

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in North Carolina offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (31.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.9%)
  • High School or GED (17.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some High School (1.8%)
  • Some College (1.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in North Carolina
  • 1-2 years (25.8%)
  • None (19.4%)
  • 4-6 years (16.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (10.0%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 10+ years (8.2%)
  • 6-8 years (7.1%)
  • 8-10 years (3.4%)

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