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$40,697

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$484

Average Bonus
The average animal technologist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $40,697 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. This is 14% higher (+$4,996) than the average animal technologist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $484. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$33,817

Entry Level Salary

$53,856

Senior Level Salary
An entry level animal technologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $33,817. On the other end, a senior level animal technologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $53,856.

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Job Description
Perform medical tests in a laboratory environment for use in the treatment and diagnosis of diseases in animals. Prepare vaccines and serums for prevention of diseases. Prepare tissue samples, take blood samples, and execute laboratory tests, such as urinalysis and blood counts. Clean and sterilize instruments and materials and maintain equipment and machines. May assist a veterinarian during surgery.

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