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Fast Facts for Veterinary Assistants in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Champaign and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rockford and Chicago
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago and Champaign

Salaries for Veterinary Assistants in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Springfield and Bloomington

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More Illinois Veterinary Assistants Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Joliet
Associate
13,149
Champaign
Associate
9,407

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Veterinary Assistants

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Veterinary Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Veterinary Assistants relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bloomington 30 $24,320
Carbondale 30 $20,930
Marion 30 $20,930
Champaign 100 $24,380
Urbana 100 $24,380
Decatur 50 $23,650
Peoria N/A $26,980

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