Average Research Technologist Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$49,492
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The average salary for a Research Technologist in Boston, Massachusetts is $49,492.
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$33k - $73k
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$32k - $71k

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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.

Career Paths

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Research Technologist
Research Associate (Unspecified Type)
Research Scientist
Epidemiology Specialist
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Technologist

An early career Research Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,107 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Research Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,495 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Baltimore, Maryland (32.8% less), State College, Pennsylvania (30.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (27.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
64.3%
Mid Career
35.7%