The average salary for an Experienced Research Technologist is $51,481.
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Job Description for Research Technologist
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 equ…Read more
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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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 $33,890 based on 30 salaries. An early career Research Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37,117 based on 145 salaries. A mid-career Research Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,996 based on 59 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,410.
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