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$31,685

Average Base Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$472

Average Bonus
The average veterinarian assistant salary in Arizona, United States is $31,685 or an equivalent hourly rate of $15. This is 6% lower (-$2,095) than the average veterinarian assistant salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $472. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.
Salary by Experience

$25,593

Entry Level Salary

$37,584

Senior Level Salary
An entry level veterinarian assistant (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $25,593. On the other end, a senior level veterinarian assistant (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $37,584.

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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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