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Veterinary Schools
In Columbia, Missouri

There is only one veterinary school in Columbia for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of veterinary and veterinary education in Columbia, which includes veterinary training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Missouri Veterinary Employment

Columbia 310
Missouri 7,370

Exactly 310 of Missouri's 7,370 veterinary professionals work in Columbia. There has been a 16% decline in the number of veterinary professionals in Columbia between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. Missouri Veterinary employment growth

6,670 7,050 7,610 7,400 7,370
370 340 380 390 310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Veterinary VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$25,560 $25,738 $27,655 $29,118 $45,645
$33,560 $35,700 $36,610 $37,570 $36,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

As the number of veterinary professionals in Columbia has shrunk, salaries for veterinary professionals have increased. In 2010 Columbia veterinary professionals earned an average yearly salary of $45,645. The average salary for veterinary professionals in Columbia was $25,560 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of veterinary professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Columbia

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Veterinary professionals in Columbia earn a median salary of $43,115 per year. The difference in pay between the veterinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 76%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,215 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,815 per year.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Columbia


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

Educational Trends

Veterinary schools in Columbia


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

Veterinary Programs Offered In Columbia


Columbia's veterinary schools offer 3 veterinary degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Veterinary Degrees In Columbia


In 2010 approximately 92 students completed veterinary courses.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Missouri

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