Veterinary Schools
In Ames, Iowa

Veterinary faculty can choose to work at only one veterinary school in Ames. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of veterinary and veterinary education in Ames, which includes veterinary training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Veterinary
  • Masters degree in Veterinary
  • PhD degree in Veterinary


Statistics

Professional Trends

Ames Vs. Iowa Veterinary Employment

Ames 230
Iowa 3,900

Of the 3,900 veterinary professionals employed in Iowa, 230 work in Ames. Between 2006 and 2010, in Ames, there has been a 109% growth in the number of veterinary professionals. Overall employment in Ames has also increased.

Ames Vs. Iowa Veterinary employment growth

2,870 3,590 3,710 3,770 3,900
110 230 240 190 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Ames

Veterinary VS. All professions salaries in Ames

$52,430 $45,453 $45,517 $30,367 $42,513
$38,100 $39,060 $40,440 $40,690 $41,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary in Ames
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ames

In Ames, salaries for veterinary professionals have decreased. In 2010 Ames veterinary professionals earned an average yearly salary of $42,513. The average salary for veterinary professionals in Ames was $52,430 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Ames.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Ames

10th percentile
$26,132
25th percentile
$32,398
50th percentile
$40,718
75th percentile
$48,630
90th percentile
$66,588

Veterinary professionals in Ames earn a median salary of $40,718 per year. The 10% of veterinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,132 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 155% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Ames

Veterinary
$42,513
Biology
$51,985

Ames veterinary professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Veterinary schools in Ames

1

Many of Ames' veterinary professionals are graduates of the only accredited veterinary school in the city.

Veterinary Programs Offered In Ames

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

Ames' veterinary schools offer 5 veterinary degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Veterinary Degrees In Ames

associate
0
bachelor
169
master
8
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total177

Approximately 177 students completed veterinary courses in 2010.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Ames, Iowa

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