Pennsylvania Veterinary Technician Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Vet Techs in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Vet Techs in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: York, State College and Williamsport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Erie, Pittsburgh and Scranton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Vet Techs in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: State College, Philadelphia and Reading

Schools for Vet Techs in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Veterinary Technician Schools in Pennsylvania

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More Pennsylvania Veterinary Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Harcum College Bryn Mawr Associate 947
Johnson College Scranton Associate 376
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Manor College Jenkintown Associate 982
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine Hershey Doctorate 815
Wilson College Chambersburg Masters 724

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Vet Techs

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Vet Techs

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Vet Techs relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Gettysburg 30 $28350 1.55
Harrisburg 110 $32940 0.52
Carlisle 110 $32940 0.52
East Stroudsburg 100 $33970 2.52
Erie 80 $23360 0.86
Pittsburgh 1130 $30590 1.44
Reading 0 $34530 0
Lancaster 230 $34240 1.42
Lebanon 30 $29690 0.97
Scranton 170 $33360 0.97
Wilkes 170 $33360 0.97
Barre 170 $33360 0.97
Hazleton 170 $33360 0.97
State College 90 $30330 1.95
York 0 $33650 0
Hanover 0 $33650 0
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