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Veterinary Schools
In San Jose, California

Veterinary faculty can choose to work at one of 2 veterinary schools in San Jose. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of veterinary and veterinary education in San Jose, which includes veterinary training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Veterinary Employment

San Jose 850
California 35,870

Of the 35,870 veterinary professionals employed in California, 850 work in San Jose. The number of veterinary professionals in San Jose has shrunk by 16% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of veterinary professionals in San Jose has decreased, overall employment in San Jose has also decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Veterinary employment growth

31,200 32,520 34,990 35,470 35,870
1,010 880 1,420 1,560 850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Veterinary VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$53,855 $54,328 $53,805 $34,970 $48,288
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

Salaries for veterinary professionals in San Jose have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,288 per year was earned by veterinary professionals in San Jose. The average salary for veterinary professionals in San Jose was $53,855 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Jose.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in San Jose

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Veterinary professionals in San Jose earn a median salary of $46,655 per year. The 10% of veterinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,440 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,552 per year.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in San Jose


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

Educational Trends

Veterinary schools in San Jose


There are 2 accredited veterinary schools in the city. Many of San Jose's veterinary professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Veterinary Programs Offered In San Jose


San Jose's veterinary schools offer 2 veterinary degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Veterinary Degrees In San Jose


In 2010 approximately 40 students graduated from veterinary courses.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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