Veterinary Technician Jobs in Los Angeles, CA

Administer diagnostic tests and assist veterinarians. Veterinary technicians observe and monitor animal health, collect samples for analysis, run laboratory tests, and continually update patient records. They also aid veterinarians during a variety of procedures by preparing animals for surgery, restraining pets as necessary, and delivering anesthesia.

Veterinary technicians usually work with small domestic animals, such as cats and dogs. These technicians often need to communicate with pet owners and educate them on future care as well as medication procedures. Thus, interpersonal skills are important for this profession.

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McGrath Veterninary Center - Sherman Oaks, CA (17 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Seeking experienced RVT or Veterinary Technician/Assistant to join our dynamic team! McGrath Veterinary Center is a State of the Art Veterinary Hospital located in the Sherman Oaks, California....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Torrance, CA (10 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fullerton, CA (21 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Signal Hill, CA (12 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Huntington Beach, CA (23 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
1 day ago
Alliance Animal Health - Los Angeles, CA
experiences Qualifications Must be in an active Veterinary Technician/Assistant Program from an AVMA Accredited Institution....
5 hours ago
Alliance Animal Health - Lynwood, CA (4 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
experiences Qualifications Must be in an active Veterinary Technician/Assistant Program from an AVMA Accredited Institution....
7 hours ago
Alliance Animal Health - West Covina, CA (18 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
experiences Qualifications Must be in an active Veterinary Technician/Assistant Program from an AVMA Accredited Institution....
7 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Buena Park, CA (16 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Monrovia, CA (20 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
Alliance Animal Health - Compton, CA (6 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
experiences Qualifications Must be in an active Veterinary Technician/Assistant Program from an AVMA Accredited Institution....
4 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Culver City, CA (8 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
2 days ago
Los Angeles, CA
Assisting patient procedures such as restraining, ear cleanings, sedation, blood draws, IV catheter placement, cystocentesis, anesthesia monitoring, etc....
19 hours ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Los Angeles, CA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Los Angeles, CA as reported by the BLS.

$44,208

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Los Angeles, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Technicians in Los Angeles, CA
  • Less than 1 year (44.9%)
  • None (21.2%)
  • 2-4 years (16.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.0%)

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