Veterinary Technician Jobs in Madison, WI

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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Covance Incorporated - Madison, WI
We have a great opportunity for a Veterinary Technician at our Madison, Wisconsin facility....
7 hours ago
University of Wisconsin-Madison - Madison, WI
License or Certificate: Certification as Wisconsin Veterinary Technician Additional Information: Requires the ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs....
3 days ago
Vetcor - Madison, WI
Countryside Animal Clinic, in Madison, WI a well-established and high-quality general practice, seeks to add a full time Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant to our friendly team....
7 days ago
Midwest Veterinary Supply, Inc. - Deforest, WI (11 miles from Madison, WI)
JAT Pharmacy is seeking a Part-Time Pharmacy Technician for our DeForest, Wisconsin location. Job Summary : Ensure safe and effective processing of prescription and non-prescription medications...
9 days ago
Midwest Veterinary Supply, Inc. - Deforest, WI (11 miles from Madison, WI)
JAT Pharmacy is seeking a Pharmacy Technician for our DeForest, Wisconsin location. Job Summary : Ensure safe and effective processing of prescription and non-prescription medications and devices...
9 days ago
Covance - Madison, WI
We have a great opportunity for a Veterinary Technician at our Madison, Wisconsin facility....
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10 days ago
Madison Veterinary Specialists and Emergency - Madison, WI (2 miles from Madison, WI)
Madison Veterinary Specialists is seeking full time and part time Certified Veterinary Technicians to join our Emergency department....
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13 days ago Madison Veterinary Specialists and Emergency
Banfield Pet Hospital - Madison, WI
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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22 days ago
University of Wisconsin - Madison, WI
Duties include primarily working with rodents to provide veterinary care, assisting in the instruction and orientation of animal care employees, research staff and students, assisting veterinarians...
30+ days ago
University of Wisconsin-Madison - Madison, WI
License or Certificate: Certification as Wisconsin Veterinary Technician or Eligibility to Obtain within 12 months Additional Information: Requires the ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. independently...
30+ days ago
University of Wisconsin-Madison - Madison, WI
care. 4) Assists in the instruction of professional veterinary students and training of entry level Veterinary Technicians as requested. 5) Contributes to and participates in team building by assisting...
30+ days ago
University of Wisconsin-Madison - Madison, WI
License or Certificate: Certification as Wisconsin Veterinary Technician or Eligibility to Obtain within 12 months Additional Information: Requires the ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. independently...
30+ days ago
University of Wisconsin-Madison - Madison, WI
This position provides technical support to the in-patient and out-patient activities of the School of Veterinary Medicine's UW Veterinary Care (UWVC). The position requires knowledge of sterile...
30+ days ago
University of Wisconsin-Madison - Madison, WI
care. 4) Assists in the instruction of professional veterinary students and training of entry level Veterinary Technicians as requested. 5) Contributes to and participates in team building by assisting...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Madison, WI
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Madison, WI

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

$38,592

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Madison, WI 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 Madison, WI
  • 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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