A Biological Science Laboratory Technician earns an average wage of C$17.09 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$30,675 - C$69,450
C$31K
C$44K
C$69K
MEDIAN: C$44,288
10%
50%
90%
C$13.07 - C$29.95
C$13
C$17
C$30
MEDIAN: C$17.08
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$69K
Salary C$30,675 - C$69,450
Bonus C$2,948
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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C$29,744 - C$66,865
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data C$0C$48
Hourly Rate C$13.07 - C$29.95
Overtime C$18.87 - C$48.94
Annual Data C$0C$66K
Bonus C$2,948
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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C$29,744 - C$66,865
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Biological Science Laboratory Technician

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 the plants to fulfill the purposes and studies of the laboratory.

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Biological Science Laboratory Technician Tasks

  • 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.

Biological Science Laboratory Technician Pay By Employer

$0$37K

Eurofins
15 profiles
$34,715

Biological Science Laboratory Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$40,568

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Key Stats for Biological Science Laboratory Technician

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Biological Science Laboratory Technician Salaries

▲28%

▲23%

National Average
C$41,000

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 23%