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Veterinarians

in Massachusetts

Diagnose, treat, or research diseases and injuries of animals. Includes veterinarians who conduct research and development, inspect livestock, or care for pets and companion animals.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
291131  Veterinarians 1,884 1,957 73 3.87 % 36 29 Doctoral or professional degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,410  75 % 1,450  74 % 40  3 % $126,550
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,410  75 % 1,450  74 % 40  3 % $126,550
Educational Services    110  6 % 120  6 % 10  7 % $70,560
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