Veterinary Technician Jobs in Oklahoma City, OK

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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Oklahoma City, OK
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oklahoma City, OK
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oklahoma City, OK
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Midwest City, OK (6 miles from Oklahoma City, OK)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Midwest City, OK (6 miles from Oklahoma City, OK)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oklahoma City, OK
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Yukon, OK (14 miles from Oklahoma City, OK)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norman, OK (17 miles from Oklahoma City, OK)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norman, OK (17 miles from Oklahoma City, OK)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Oklahoma City - Oklahoma City, OK
Department Information, Job Summary and Essential Job Functions NOTE: The normal starting salary for this position is$15.50/hourly. A higher hourly rate may be considered, dependent on the...
9 days ago
The University of Oklahoma - Norman, OK (17 miles from Oklahoma City, OK)
POSITION INFORMATION: Performs routine analytical and diagnostic laboratory tests and examinations according to standardized procedures, records and reports results. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES: Patient...
10 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Midwest City, OK (6 miles from Oklahoma City, OK)
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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12 days ago
PETCO - Norman, OK (17 miles from Oklahoma City, OK)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
12 days ago
University of Oklahoma - Oklahoma City, OK
POSITION INFORMATION\: Performs routine analytical and diagnostic laboratory tests and examinations according to standardized procedures, records and reports results. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES\:...
13 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oklahoma City, OK
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
18 days ago

Demographic Data for Oklahoma City, OK

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Oklahoma City, OK

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Oklahoma City, OK as reported by the BLS.

$29,410

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Oklahoma City, OK offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Oklahoma City, OK
  • 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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