Veterinary Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

The city of Lakewood has only one school where veterinary faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of veterinary and veterinary education in Lakewood, which includes veterinary training at the veterinary associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lakewood Vs. Washington Veterinary Employment

Lakewood 1,030
Washington 8,330

Exactly 1,030 of the 8,330 veterinary professionals employed in Washington State, work in Lakewood. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lakewood, there has been a 16% growth in the number of veterinary professionals. As the employment for veterinary professionals in Lakewood has increased, overall employment in Lakewood has also increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Veterinary employment growth

7,610 7,670 8,200 8,060 8,330
890 490 940 980 1,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Veterinary VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$40,213 $43,740 $41,350 $43,540 $42,628
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

Salaries for veterinary professionals in Lakewood have increased. In 2010 Lakewood veterinary professionals earned an average yearly salary of $42,628. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for veterinary professionals in Lakewood was $40,213 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lakewood.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Lakewood

10th percentile
$30,892
25th percentile
$34,955
50th percentile
$39,962
75th percentile
$48,032
90th percentile
$62,805

Lakewood veterinary professionals earn a median yearly salary of $39,962. The 10% of veterinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,892 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 103% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Lakewood

Veterinary
$42,628
Biology
$53,247

On average veterinary professional salaries in Lakewood are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Veterinary schools in Lakewood

1

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

Veterinary Programs Offered In Lakewood

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in veterinary offered by Lakewood's veterinary school.

Student Completed Veterinary Degrees In Lakewood

associate
15
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

Approximately 15 students graduated from veterinary courses in 2010.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are in the process of collecting data for the number of veterinary faculty, growth in the field of veterinary academia and veterinary faculty salaries in Lakewood. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of veterinary faculty at the associates degree in veterinary level in Lakewood. Once you have submitted your information an outline of the data we have collected up until now will be available for you to view.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database