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Biological Technicians (19-4021)
Assist biological and medical scientists. Set up, operate, and maintain laboratory instruments and equipment, monitor experiments, collect data and samples, make observations, and calculate and record results. May analyze organic substances, such as blood, food, and drugs.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$0.00 $82042.84  -$82042.84
2019$0.00NaN$79428.88 +3.3%-$79428.87
2018$0.00NaN$77349.59 +2.7%-$77349.58
2017$0.00NaN$75567.34 +2.4%-$75567.33
2016$0.00NaN$74379.17 +1.6%-$74379.17
2015$0.00NaN$72953.37 +2.0%-$72953.37
2014$0.00NaN$71586.98 +1.9%-$71586.98
2013$0.00NaN$70220.59 +1.9%-$70220.59
2012$0.00NaN$68854.20 +2.0%-$68854.20
2011$0.00NaN$67784.85 +1.6%-$67784.85
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$0.00 $48157.51  -$48157.51
2019$0.00NaN$46202.40 +4.2%-$46202.39
2018$0.00NaN$44796.09 +3.1%-$44796.08
2017$0.00NaN$43595.58 +2.8%-$43595.58
2016$0.00NaN$42600.87 +2.3%-$42600.87
2015$0.00NaN$41709.07 +2.1%-$41709.06
2014$0.00NaN$40817.26 +2.2%-$40817.26
2013$0.00NaN$39994.06 +2.1%-$39994.05
2012$0.00NaN$39308.05 +1.7%-$39308.05
2011$0.00NaN$38690.65 +1.6%-$38690.64
Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2020
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
Southwest $33.69 
South Central $32.99430
North Central $26.1490
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
South Central $32.99430
North Central $26.1490
Southwest $33.69