Washington Veterinary Technician Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Vet Techs in Washington

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Fast Facts for Vet Techs in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bremerton, Tacoma and Olympia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kennewick, Yakima and Bellingham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tacoma, Bremerton and Olympia

Salaries for Vet Techs in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bellingham, Olympia and Tacoma

Schools for Vet Techs in Washington are listed below.

Selected Veterinary Technician Schools in Washington

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  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

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More Washington Veterinary Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bellingham Technical College Bellingham Associate 2,896
Lower Columbia College Longview Associate 3,348
Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Lakewood Associate 7,504
Pima Medical Institute Renton Renton Associate 290
Pima Medical Institute Seattle Seattle Associate 357
Renton Technical College Renton Associate 4,915
Yakima Valley Community College Yakima Associate 4,354

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Vet Techs

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. 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


Bremerton 80 $37480 1.38
Silverdale 80 $37480 1.38
Bellingham 50 $34410 0.88
Mount Vernon 30 $36670 1.06
Anacortes 30 $36670 1.06
Kennewick 40 $35410 0.62
Richland 40 $35410 0.62
Olympia 90 $32230 1.26
Tumwater 90 $32230 1.26
Seattle 1210 $35800 0.96
Tacoma 1210 $35800 0.96
Bellevue 1210 $35800 0.96
Spokane 60 $34650 0.41
Spokane Valley 60 $34650 0.41
Yakima 40 $34480 0.64
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