Veterinary Technician Jobs in Wylie, TX

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 - McKinney, TX (11 miles from Wylie, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Allen, TX (5 miles from Wylie, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Allen, TX (5 miles from Wylie, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Mesquite, TX (18 miles from Wylie, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Wylie, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Plano, TX (11 miles from Wylie, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Plano, TX (11 miles from Wylie, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Talent Care - Frisco, TX (20 miles from Wylie, TX)
Apply for our Licensed Veterinary Technician job opening today!...
7 days ago
Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Wylie, TX)
Endoscopy Tech UT Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, Texas, United States 2 hours ago Icon-Share Description Certified Endoscopy Tech 7:30-4:00 Monday-Friday Job Summary Busy Inpatient /...
8 days ago
HIGH POINT VETERINARY SERVICE PC - Plano, TX (11 miles from Wylie, TX)
Full time veterinary technician. Please do not submit resume unless all requirements are met. Requirements for position: -Have worked in a veterinary hospital for at least one year....
8 days ago
Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center - Dallas, TX (17 miles from Wylie, TX)
Applicants should be proficient in surgical preparation, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, radiology, and post-op care and monitoring of patients....
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12 days ago
Dallas Zoo Management, Inc - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Wylie, TX)
Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, following instructions and documenting animal care activities appropriately....
13 days ago
Talent Care - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Wylie, TX)
venipuncture, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred Apply Now Type: Full Time (Hourly) Job ID: 31974...
15 days ago
PetCo - Allen, TX (5 miles from Wylie, TX)
Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified...
19 days ago
PetCo - Terrell, TX (23 miles from Wylie, TX)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
19 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Wylie, TX

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

$33,496

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Wylie, TX 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 Wylie, TX
  • 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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