Veterinary Technician Jobs in Seattle, WA

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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Woodinville, WA (14 miles from Seattle, WA)
Applicants should have a valid Washington State Veterinary Technician license. New Veterinary Technician graduates are welcome! Compensation is based on experience....
2 days ago
Bellevue, WA (5 miles from Seattle, WA)
Veterinary Tech - Receptionist (Bellevue) 15600 NE 8th ST near 8th NE ( google map ) compensation: DOE $17 - $22 or more employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Full service...
20 hours ago
Seattle, WA
Job details Salary $20 - $24 an hour Seeking FT veterinary technician to join our growing individually owned AAHA accredited practice of over 30 years. $2000 signing bonus A three doctor companion animal...
3 days ago
Bellevue, WA (5 miles from Seattle, WA)
Full service veterinary clinic seeking motivated vet tech/receptionist to join us. Experience with exotic pets not mandatory but desire to learn and work with these pets is. State of the art...
3 days ago
Vca - Redmond, WA (10 miles from Seattle, WA)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Seattle, WA
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Licensed Veterinary Technician Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bellevue, WA (5 miles from Seattle, WA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) # NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bellevue, WA (5 miles from Seattle, WA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bothell, WA (11 miles from Seattle, WA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Mill Creek, WA (17 miles from Seattle, WA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Seattle, WA
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Woodinville, WA (14 miles from Seattle, WA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tukwila, WA (4 miles from Seattle, WA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Renton, WA (12 miles from Seattle, WA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Newcastle, WA (9 miles from Seattle, WA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Seattle, WA

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

$38,651

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Seattle, WA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • 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 Seattle, WA
  • 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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