Veterinary Technician Jobs in Salt Lake City, UT

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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Vca Animal Hospitals - West Jordan, UT (2 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
3 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (10 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
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4 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Bountiful, UT (19 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Animal Medical Clinic is now hiring an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING team!...
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4 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - West Valley City, UT (1 mile from Salt Lake City, UT)
Job Description Assisting the veterinary medical team in patient care including but not limited to; blood draws, I.V. catheter placement, client education, medicati...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Taylorsville, UT
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - West Jordan, UT (2 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - American Fork, UT (19 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (10 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Technician, Licensed Vet Tech, Credentialed Veterinary Technician, Credentialed Vet Tech, Credentialed Veterinary Tech, Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Tech, Vet Tech, Vet Technician, Veterinary...
6 days ago
Bluepearl - Midvale, UT (8 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
7 days ago
University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT
Overview As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission...
10 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Draper, UT (13 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Technician - 004002 in Draper, Utah Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health...
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Draper, UT (13 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
13 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Salt Lake City, UT
Advanced Veterinary Care of Utah is hiring a Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING Emergency team on the swing shift!...
Direct Apply

13 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Salt Lake City, UT
Job Summary In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Veterinary Technician is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with the Veterinary Technician and supporting...
15 days ago
Zoetis Us Llc - Salt Lake City, UT
Job Information ZOETIS US LLC Vet Lab Technician in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah Are you a superstar in a clinical laboratory testing searching for somewhere to really shine? Are you excited about working...
21 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Salt Lake City, UT

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Salt Lake City, UT as reported by the BLS.

$30,605

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Salt Lake City, UT 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 Salt Lake City, UT
  • 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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