Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Research Technologist is $46,743
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Research Technologists?
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 $35,262 based on 29 salaries. An early career Research Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,974 based on 107 salaries. …Read more
What Do Research Technologists Do?
Research technologists are responsible for gathering, cataloging, and organizing data, and they typically work within a laboratory or research facility while some work out in the field. These technologists are required to conduct tests and experiments in a given subject area, and then record and analyze the data they have gathered to determine if it supports or denies a given question.
To record and interpret data, research technologists are required to operate and maintain computer and lab …Read more
- 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.