Louisiana Veterinary Assistant Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Veterinary Assistants And Laboratory Animal Caretakers in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Veterinary Assistants in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Shreveport, New Orleans and Monroe
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lake Charles, Lafayette and Baton Rouge
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Shreveport

Salaries for Veterinary Assistants in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Orleans, Lafayette and Baton Rouge

Schools for Veterinary Assistants in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Veterinary Assistants Schools in Louisiana

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More Louisiana Veterinary Assistants Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Delgado Community College New Orleans Associate 13,210
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches Masters 9,037

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Veterinary Assistants

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


Alexandria 30 $19800 0.91
Baton Rouge 350 $21950 1.61
Hammond 50 $20920 2.41
Houma 40 $24730 0.79
Thibodaux 40 $24730 0.79
Lafayette 100 $30060 0.82
Monroe 80 $19160 2.02
New Orleans 0 $23340 0
Metairie 0 $23340 0
Shreveport 140 $19030 1.37
Bossier City 140 $19030 1.37
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