A Biological Technician earns an average wage of $15.74 per hour. A skill in Molecular Biology is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$29,661 - $54,682
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MEDIAN: $38,692
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$13.13 - $24.09
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$29,661 - $54,682  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$29,147 - $53,163  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.13 - $24.09  
   
Overtime
$14.30 - $37.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,500  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,147 - $53,163  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Job Description for Biological Technician

  • Analyze data, interpret results, and present summaries of all findings.
  • Manage, maintain, and clean laboratory equipment and tools.
  • Conduct or assist in conducting research on blood, water, plants, soil, and animals.

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Experience Affects Biological Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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