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$21,847

Average Base Salary

$11/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$258

Average Bonus
The average veterinary surgery technician salary in Alabama, United States is $21,847 or an equivalent hourly rate of $11. This is 10% lower (-$2,455) than the average veterinary surgery technician salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $258. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
Salary by Experience

$17,198

Entry Level Salary

$27,388

Senior Level Salary
An entry level veterinary surgery technician (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $17,198. On the other end, a senior level veterinary surgery technician (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $27,388.

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Job Description
Feed, water, and examine pets and other nonfarm animals for signs of illness, disease, or injury in laboratories and animal hospitals and clinics. Clean and disinfect cages and work areas, and sterilize laboratory and surgical equipment. May provide routine post-operative care, administer medication orally or topically, or prepare samples for laboratory examination under the supervision of veterinary or laboratory animal technologists or technicians, veterinarians, or scientists. Excludes "Nonfarm Animal Caretakers" (39-2021).

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