Veterinary Schools
In Rapid City, South Dakota

In Rapid City, 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 Rapid City, and the future trends. Academia in veterinary includes veterinary training at the veterinary associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Rapid City Vs. South Dakota Veterinary Employment

Rapid City 190
South Dakota 1,040

Of the 1,040 veterinary professionals employed in South Dakota, 190 work in Rapid City. There has been a 27% growth in the number of veterinary professionals in Rapid City between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Rapid City has also increased.

Rapid City Vs. South Dakota Veterinary employment growth

830 930 990 1,000 1,040
150 160 220 200 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Rapid City

Veterinary VS. All professions salaries in Rapid City

$21,225 $37,867 $35,533 $34,700 $37,097
$30,510 $31,700 $33,000 $33,650 $34,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary in Rapid City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rapid City

In Rapid City, salaries for veterinary professionals have increased. Rapid City veterinary professionals made $37,097 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, veterinary professionals in Rapid City made an average salary of $21,225 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Rapid City.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Rapid City

10th percentile
$29,630
25th percentile
$32,013
50th percentile
$35,800
75th percentile
$40,910
90th percentile
$48,723

Veterinary professionals in Rapid City earn a median salary of $35,800 per year. The 10% of veterinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,630 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 64% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Rapid City

Veterinary
$37,097
Biology
$42,220

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

Educational Trends

Veterinary schools in Rapid City

1

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

Veterinary Programs Offered In Rapid City

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Veterinary Degrees In Rapid City

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

In 2010 approximately 3 students completed veterinary courses.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Rapid City, South Dakota

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