Average Late-Career Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician Hourly Pay

$24.80
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$2,750
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The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician is $24.80.
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$16.64
10%
$24.80
50%
$37.46
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90%
MEDIAN $24.80
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Hourly Rate
$17 - $37
Profit Sharing
$2,017 - $4,069
Total Pay
$36,858 - $78,335

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Job Description for Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician

Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician Tasks
  • Perform analyses and statistical comparisons of results to contribute to technical and product innovation.
  • Compile and analyze data from personal and team analyses.
  • Test products, compounds, or batches for defined metrics and contaminants.
  • Maintain, operate, and calibrate laboratory equipment, including necessary supplies.

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Popular Skills for Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis and Product Development.

Pay by Experience Level for Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician

An entry-level Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.05 based on 132 salaries. An early career Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.69 based on 724 salaries. A mid-career Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.26 based on 207 salaries. An experienced Research and Development (R&D) Lab Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.02 based on 151 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,214 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.9%
Early Career
59.6%
Mid Career
17.1%
Experienced
12.4%