Veterinarian Jobs in Arlington, VA

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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Alexandria, VA (5 miles from Arlington, VA)
ER Veterinarian Jobot Alexandria, VA Full-Time Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
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Fairland Animal Hospital, Inc. - Silver Spring, MD (13 miles from Arlington, VA)
Fairland Animal Hospital, located in Silver Spring, MD, is looking for a full time Veterinarian....
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2 days ago Fairland Animal Hospital, Inc.
Alexandria, VA (5 miles from Arlington, VA)
Associate Veterinarian Jobot Alexandria, VA Full-Time Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
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Peter Columbia - Columbia, MD (24 miles from Arlington, VA)
Emergency Veterinarian in Columbia, MD PetER Columbia Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab....
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Petwell Partners - Manassas, VA (22 miles from Arlington, VA)
Offer digital radiography, ultrasound, and laser therapy. Routine surgical and dental procedures. Requirements: DVM OR VMD from an AVMA accredited institution....
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Washington, DC (3 miles from Arlington, VA)
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Vienna, VA (6 miles from Arlington, VA)
Experience, Education and/or Training Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required. License in good standing with the applicable state veterinary board....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Alexandria, VA (5 miles from Arlington, VA)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Doctor of Veterinary Medicine - 001353 in Alexandria, Virginia Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive...
1 day ago
Muddy Branch Veterinary Center - Gaithersburg, MD (18 miles from Arlington, VA)
We currently have a position open for a full time veterinarian....
8 hours ago
Muddy Branch Veterinary Center - Gaithersburg, MD (18 miles from Arlington, VA)
We currently have a position open for a full time veterinarian....
3 days ago
Goshen Animal Clinic - Gaithersburg, MD (18 miles from Arlington, VA)
Relief / Full time Veterinarian Needed Full service small animal hospital in G aithersburg, MD seeking a friendly and compassionate small animal veterinarian....
3 days ago
Lynn Animal Hospital - Riverdale, MD (10 miles from Arlington, VA)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Maryland Professional demeanor and appearance, with excellent interpersonal...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Alexandria, VA (5 miles from Arlington, VA)
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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3 days ago Banfield Pet Hospital
National Veterinary Associates - Laurel, MD (18 miles from Arlington, VA)
Job Description Join the Rocky Gorge Family! Rocky Gorge Animal Hospital is looking for both a full time Emergency Veterinary to join our staff. Our 18,000 square foot modern, well equipped...
4 days ago
Kenwood Animal Hospital - Bethesda, MD (6 miles from Arlington, VA)
About our hospital: Digital Radiography Digital Dental Radiography In house Diagnostic IDEXX lab Therapeutic Laser FAST scan Ultrasound Complete Anesthetic monitoring equipment Surgical Suite Large...
4 days ago

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Arlington, VA

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

$137,940

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Arlington, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.1%)
  • High School or GED (19.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.3%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Arlington, VA
  • 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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