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$41,568

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$594

Average Bonus
The average biological science laboratory technician salary in District of Columbia, United States is $41,568 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. This is 12% higher (+$4,610) than the average biological science laboratory technician salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $594. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$28,578

Entry Level Salary

$55,414

Senior Level Salary
An entry level biological science laboratory technician (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $28,578. On the other end, a senior level biological science laboratory technician (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $55,414.

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Job Description
Assist biological and medical scientists in laboratories. Set up, operate, and maintain laboratory instruments and equipment, monitor experiments, make observations, and calculate and record results. May analyze organic substances, such as blood, food, and drugs.

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