Average Research Technologist with Research Analysis Skills Salary

$39,880
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$4,000
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The average salary for a Research Technologist with Research Analysis skills is $39,880.
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$32k - $60k
Bonus
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$32k - $59k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Research Technologist

The top respondents for the job title Research Technologist are from the companies Johns Hopkins University, Mayo Clinic and Northwestern University. Reported salaries are highest at Mayo Clinic where the average pay is $56,500. Johns Hopkins University pays the lowest at around $33,983.

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Popular Skills for Research Technologist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microbiology, Data Collection, Data Analysis, PCR Analysis and 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 $34,204 based on 13 salaries. An early career Research Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38,167 based on 50 salaries. A mid-career Research Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,730 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Research Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,262 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Research Technologist in their job title in Omaha, Nebraska earn an average of 28.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (14.0% more) and Louisville, Kentucky (1.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Baltimore, Maryland (13.5% less), State College, Pennsylvania (4.7% less) and Cleveland, Ohio (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 94 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.8%
Early Career
53.2%
Mid Career
24.5%
Experienced
8.5%