BIOLOGICAL TECHNICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$71,000
$35,000
Min 10%
$71,000
Median 50%
$145,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Vantage Oncology
Highest Paying City
Denver, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
1.7 years
How much does a biological technician make?
As a Biological Technician in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $72,020 per year or $34.63 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $146,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $35,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Biological Technicians are Pharmaceutical companies and Professional companies. North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Alaska, and Maine have the highest paying Biological Technician jobs. The typical tenure for a Biological Technician is 1.7 years.

Average Biological Technician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Biological Technician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Biological Technician jobs are in Pharmaceutical companies and Pharmaceutical companies. Vantage Oncology and Constellation Brands are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Medical Science & Computing Llc and Pima Community College report highly competitive salaries for Biological Technicians.

Average Biological Technician Salary By Location

As a Biological Technician in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $72,020 per year or $34.63 per hour. Working in Denver, CO as a Biological Technician will pay you the highest wages at around $97,301 per year. The average entry-level salary in Denver, CO is $54,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Biological Technician salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Alaska, and Maine. Arizona, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and Hawaii are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Denver, CO
$97,301
2
Berkeley, CA
$95,256
3
Wheeling, IL
$95,179
4
Worcester, MA
$95,127
5
Frederick, MD
$94,591

Average Biological Technician Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Biological Technician works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Pharmaceutical companies, Technology companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Biological Technicians. Salaries for Biological Technicians in Pharmaceutical companies average $81,268 annually, while Technology companies and Professional companies pay $75,140 and $71,815, respectively. The types of companies that pay Biological Technicians the least are in the Health Care industry, where the average annual salary is $61,553.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Pharmaceutical
$81,268
2
Technology
$75,140
3
Professional
$71,815
4
Health Care
$61,553

RECENTLY ADDED Biological Technician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Kelly Services
Biological Technician
09/04/2019
$37,566
Colorado State University
Biological Technician
07/30/2019
$58,000
Kelly Services
Biological Technician
07/09/2019
$25,044
Interior, Us Fish and Wildlife Service
Biological Technician
05/31/2019
$42,053
Student Conservation Association
Biological Technician
05/29/2019
$57,393
ACGT, Inc.
Biological Technician
03/22/2019
$42,000
Genscript USA Inc.
Biological Technician
03/22/2019
$46,786
Biological Technician-Microbiologist
03/14/2019
$43,618
ACGT, Inc.
Biological Technician
03/13/2019
$41,000
Molecular Biology Technician
03/06/2019
$47,029
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