Avg. Base Salary (AUD)
The average salary for a Biological Science Laboratory Technician is AU$54,951
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Biological Science Laboratory Technicians?
An entry-level Biological Science Laboratory Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$50,753 based on 6 salaries. An early career Biological Science Laboratory Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Biological Science Laboratory Technicians Do?
Biological science laboratory technicians can perform a wide range of tasks depending on the type of biological laboratory in which they are employed. A botany lab, for example, will require that the laboratory technician properly care for and manage the plants being studied at the laboratory. The laboratory technician would be responsible for planting seeds, watering plants, maintaining their health and aiding in their reproduction if necessary. The technician would also perform experiments on …Read more
- Design, review, edit, and perform experimental methodologies and specific experiments.
- Review related publications to select methods and write up findings.
- Perform analyses and calculations to interpret results and communicate findings.
- Maintain, test, calibrate, update, and review equipment and supplies.