Veterinary Schools
In Baton Rouge, Louisiana

In Baton Rouge, there is only one veterinary school where veterinary faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the veterinary academic community in Baton Rouge, and the future trends. Academia in veterinary includes veterinary training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Veterinary Employment

Baton Rouge 640
Louisiana 4,760

Of the 4,760 veterinary professionals employed in Louisiana, 640 work in Baton Rouge. Between 2006 and 2010, in Baton Rouge, there has been a 24% decline in the number of veterinary professionals. Overall employment in Baton Rouge has increased.

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Veterinary employment growth

3,810 4,100 4,270 4,360 4,760
840 920 920 850 640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Baton Rouge

Veterinary VS. All professions salaries in Baton Rouge

$31,625 $32,568 $36,503 $36,735 $37,130
$34,520 $35,250 $37,210 $38,170 $39,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary in Baton Rouge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Baton Rouge

Salaries for veterinary professionals in Baton Rouge have increased. Baton Rouge veterinary professionals made $37,130 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for veterinary professionals in Baton Rouge was $31,625 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Baton Rouge.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Baton Rouge

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Veterinary professionals in Baton Rouge make a median yearly salary of $37,708. The 10% of veterinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,145 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $47,032 per year.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Baton Rouge


Veterinary professional salaries in Baton Rouge are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Veterinary schools in Baton Rouge


Many of Baton Rouge's veterinary professionals are graduates of the only accredited veterinary school in the city.

Veterinary Programs Offered In Baton Rouge


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in veterinary offered by Baton Rouge's veterinary schools.

Student Completed Veterinary Degrees In Baton Rouge


Approximately 79 students completed veterinary courses in 2010.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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