Wages & Outlook
Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.
This career pays well below the statewide median wage.
Wages for Veterinary Assistants *
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.
In Minnesota, there are 1,290 workers employed in this small career.
Where do Veterinary Assistants most often work?
- Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
- Educational Services
- Ambulatory Health Care Services
- Administrative and Support Services
- Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
This career is currently in high demand.
This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.
There will be a need for about 2,977 new Veterinary Assistants to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.
Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.