Research Technician I - Biotech Salary in the United States

How much does a Research Technician I - Biotech make in the United States? The average Research Technician I - Biotech salary in the United States is $48,490 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $42,985 and $53,034. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Performs analytical tests and experiments in support of biotech research projects. Operates laboratory equipment and instruments. Utilizes scientific software to interpret and record test results. Experienced with standard chemistry and molecular biology lab practices and techniques. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Research Technician I - Biotech

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Research Technician II - Biotech

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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