Biotechnology Technician Salary

The average wage for a Biotechnology Technician is $21.99 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

$29,361 - $82,363
$29K
$42K
$82K
MEDIAN: $42,250
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$11.92 - $36.21
$12
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$36
MEDIAN: $21.99
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$29,361 - $82,363  
   
Bonus
$4,750  
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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$25,301 - $81,192  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$11.92 - $36.21  
   
Overtime
$34.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$4,750  
   
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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$25,301 - $81,192  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Job Description for Biotechnology Technician

  • Develop methods and tools to investigate understand specific biotechnology concepts.
  • Maintain workspace and laboratory, including equipment, inventory, and tools.
  • Write reports and presentations to communicate methods, results, needs, and forecasts.
  • Conduct tests and interpret results, documenting all steps and data.

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Key Stats for Biotechnology Technician

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Biotechnology Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲71%

Mid-Career
▲16%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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