Veterinary Technician Jobs in Rochester, MI

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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Beaumont Health System - Troy, MI (8 miles from Rochester, MI)
Job Information Beaumont Health System Anesthesia Tech in Troy, Michigan div divbspanspanGENERAL SUMMARY:/span/span/bspanspanThe Anesthesia Technician assists the CRNA and Anesthesiologist in the...
17 hours ago
All About Animals Rescue - Warren, MI (16 miles from Rochester, MI)
Veterinary Tech A A A A Veterinary Tech All About Animals Rescue Warren, Michigan 48091 See More Results Description Veterinary Technician/Assistant wanted for our Warren Spay and Neuter clinic -Wellness...
16 hours ago
All About Animals Rescue - Warren, MI (18 miles from Rochester, MI)
Veterinary Technician/Assistant wanted for our Warren Spay and Neuter clinic -Wellness center....
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9 hours ago All About Animals Rescue
Banfield Pet Hospital - Southfield, MI (17 miles from Rochester, MI)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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1 day ago
Vca - Farmington, MI (20 miles from Rochester, MI)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Roseville, MI (18 miles from Rochester, MI)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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5 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Detroit Medical Center - Commerce Township, MI (20 miles from Rochester, MI)
Under direct supervision and according to established policies and procedures, performs a variety of duties in the Endoscopy Department to assist the endoscopists and endoscopy team. Ensures that...
3 days ago
Bluepearl - Auburn Hills, MI (9 miles from Rochester, MI)
Our BluePearl Emergency Veterinary Technicians: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
4 days ago
Commerce Village Veterinary Hospital - Commerce Township, MI (20 miles from Rochester, MI)
Come join our amazing fun talented team at our AAHA accredited veterinary hospital! Our office is located in beautiful Commerce Twp, MI which is surrounded by beautiful lakes and parks! Our...
5 days ago
Commerce Village Veterinary Hospital - Commerce Township, MI (20 miles from Rochester, MI)
Come join our amazing fun talented team at our AAHA accredited veterinary hospital! Our office is located in beautiful Commerce Twp, MI which is surrounded by beautiful lakes and parks! Our...
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7 days ago
Commerce Village Veterinary Hospital - Commerce Township, MI (20 miles from Rochester, MI)
Veterinary Tech C C C C Veterinary Tech Commerce Village Veterinary Hospital Commerce Township, Michigan 48382 See More Results Description Come join our amazing fun talented team at our AAHA...
7 days ago
Bluepearl - Southfield, MI (17 miles from Rochester, MI)
Our BluePearl Emergency Veterinary Technicians: * Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment. * Perform digital radiography using proper technique including...
7 days ago
Wilson Veterinary Hospital - Washington, MI (6 miles from Rochester, MI)
Our practice includes a very strong support staff of outstanding and experienced licensed veterinary technicians....
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10 days ago
Wilson Veterinary Hospital - Washington, MI (6 miles from Rochester, MI)
Our practice includes a very strong support staff of outstanding and experienced licensed veterinary technicians....
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10 days ago
Macomb Community College - Warren, MI (16 miles from Rochester, MI)
Assist in Veterinary Technician labs, as well as Hospital Care, Lab Animal Care, and Open labs. When working with large animals, assist faculty with animals at Bowers School Farm....
21 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Rochester, MI

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Rochester, MI as reported by the BLS.

$37,024

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Rochester, MI offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.8%)
  • Master's Degree (3.4%)
  • 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 Rochester, MI
  • 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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