Biological Technician

Code: 19-4021.00

Also known as: Biological Science Laboratory Technician, Biological Science Technician, Biological Technician, Laboratory Technician, Marine Fisheries Technician, Research Assistant, Research Associate, Research Specialist, Research Technician, Wildlife Biology Technician

Description: Imagine a world were cancer could be cured, Alzheimer's disease didn't exist and those suffering from severe spinal injuries could walk again. The Biological Technician and Biotech Researcher dare to find solutions and remedies for human ailments that would otherwise seem incurable. They envision a world where human sickness and degenerative diseases can be cured.Those who begin as Lab Technicians may work in a laboratory assisting Researchers or performing tests for companies other than in medical and health facilities. You will be working with chemicals and must understand the safe use of them as well as proper storage techniques.

Biological Technician

Typical wages

10% $30,440
25% $36,280
Median $46,340
75% $60,130
90% $74,600
10% $14.63
25% $17.44
Median $22.28
75% $28.91
90% $35.87

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 9,400