Mississippi Veterinary Assistant Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Veterinary Assistants And Laboratory Animal Caretakers in Mississippi

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Fast Facts for Veterinary Assistants in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Pascagoula
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Jackson
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Jackson

Salaries for Veterinary Assistants in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Pascagoula

Schools for Veterinary Assistants in Mississippi are listed below.

Selected Veterinary Assistants Schools in Mississippi

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More Mississippi Veterinary Assistants Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Hinds Community College Raymond Associate 9,941

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Veterinary Assistants

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


Gulfport 120 $24410 1.55
Biloxi 120 $24410 1.55
Pascagoula 120 $24410 1.55
Hattiesburg 80 $18930 2.41
Jackson 200 $20900 1.36
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