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Biology Research Assistant Salary

How much does a Biology Research Assistant make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Biology Research Assistant

$38,338 (USD)/yr

$18 (USD)/hr

$548 (USD)/yr

$37,923 (USD)/yr

$18 (USD)/hr

$548 (USD)/yr

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.
The average biology research assistant salary in United States is $38,338 or an equivalent hourly rate of $18. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $548. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$28,978 (USD)

$46,100 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$44,444 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Biology Research Assistant will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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