There are schools offering veterinary technician programs in Alabama!
Schools Offering Veterinary Technology Programs in Alabama
Jefferson State Community College, the only accredited Veterinary Technician school in Alabama, is located in Birmingham. It received a ranking of 92nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Jefferson State Community College graduated 24 students from its Veterinary Technician programs.
Students enrolled in Veterinary Technician courses at Jefferson State Community College paid $3,630 per year in tuition fees.
A Veterinary Technician degree from an Alabama school... what next?
A majority of Alabama Veterinary Technician graduates become a veterinary technician. In Alabama, the largest numbers of veterinary technicians work in the following counties:
- Limestone County - 110 veterinary technicians
- Lee County - 80 veterinary technicians
- Chambers County - 40 veterinary technicians
Alabama veterinary technicians earn on average $26,210 per year. But, in 2010, some Alabama veterinary technicians earned as little as less than $15,490 per year or as much as more than $48,110 per year. On average a veterinary technician earns the most in the following Alabama counties:
- Lee County - $38,360 per year
- Autauga County - $28,890 per year
- Baldwin County - $26,300 per year
The Alabama counties with the lowest average salary for veterinary technicians are:
- Chambers County - $22,020 per year
- Greene County - $22,940 per year
- Bibb County - $24,410 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional veterinary technology statistics regarding a career in Veterinary Technician and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as veterinary or biology.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Veterinary Technology in Alabama
Curious what studying Veterinary Technician gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Alabama
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Veterinary Technologists and Technicians||750||$26,210||-11.8%|
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