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Veterinary Nurse Salary

How much does a Veterinary Nurse make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Veterinary Nurse

$36,678 (USD)/yr

$18 (USD)/hr

$433 (USD)/yr

$36,287 (USD)/yr

$17 (USD)/hr

$433 (USD)/yr

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.
The average veterinary nurse salary in United States is $36,678 or an equivalent hourly rate of $18. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $433. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$27,836 (USD)

$43,992 (USD)

Education

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Salary Potential

$42,520 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Veterinary Nurse will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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