Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Research Technician is $29,234
What Do Research Technicians Do?
Research technicians assist scientists with their experiments and research. They primarily work in a lab environment, but may work in an office while analyzing basic data. The duties of a research technician working in the field of chemistry are different from a research technician working in the field of biological research. However, research technicians will usually be required to record test results, monitor experiments, use, clean and maintain equipment, care for lab animals, maintain …Read more
- Clean, sanitize, maintain, and operate lab equipment.
- May assist with research analysis.
- Assist scientists with research and record findings in the field or lab.