Average Research Technologist Salary in Canada

C$45,393
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C$670
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The average salary for a Research Technologist in Canada is C$45,393.
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C$39k
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C$45k
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C$78k
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MEDIAN C$45,393
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Salary
C$39k - C$78k
Bonus
C$0 - C$670
Total Pay
C$39k - C$64k

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Job Description for Research Technologist

Research Technologist Tasks
  • Prepare, conduct, and evaluate experiments.
  • Operate and calibrate lab equipment to collect appropriate data for each experiment.
  • Collect and analyze data, participating in verification, and testing protocols.
  • Maintain and care for equipment and laboratory, including updating databases and general stocks.

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Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Research Technologist

Skills in Research Analysis, Data Analysis, Data Collection and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Molecular Biology.

Pay by Experience Level for Research Technologist

An entry-level Research Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$41,110 based on 5 salaries. An early career Research Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$44,878 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Research Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$45,052 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Research Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$87,550 based on 5 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 69 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.2%
Early Career
56.5%
Mid Career
29.0%
Experienced
7.2%

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