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Fast Facts for Veterinary Assistants in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: St. Louis and Columbia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kansas City and Jefferson City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: St. Louis and Kansas City

Salaries for Veterinary Assistants in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Jefferson City and Columbia

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More Missouri Veterinary Assistants Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Kansas City
Associates
15,790
Neosho
Associates
5,434
Hillsboro
Associates
4,692
Saint Louis
Bachelors
387
Fenton
Associates
243

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Veterinary Assistants

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Joplin80 $25,690
SpringfieldN/A $23,600
Jefferson City180 $26,270
ColumbiaN/A $24,050

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