Virginia Veterinary Assistant Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Veterinary Assistants And Laboratory Animal Caretakers in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Veterinary Assistants in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Blacksburg, Lynchburg and Winchester
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Virginia Beach, Roanoke and Charlottesville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Richmond, Virginia Beach and Lynchburg

Salaries for Veterinary Assistants in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Blacksburg, Winchester and Richmond

Schools for Veterinary Assistants in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Veterinary Assistants Schools in Virginia

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More Virginia Veterinary Assistants Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Blue Ridge Community College Weyers Cave Weyers Cave Associate 4,084
Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Associate 41,266

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Veterinary Assistants

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


Charlottesville 110 $28590 1.96
Richmond 450 $25760 1.32
Roanoke 140 $22040 1.68
Lynchburg 160 $18550 2.92
Staunton 40 $19030 1.38
Waynesboro 40 $19030 1.38
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