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$41,669

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$596

Average Bonus
The average biology research assistant salary in District of Columbia, United States is $41,669 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. This is 12% higher (+$4,621) than the average biology research assistant salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $596. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$28,648

Entry Level Salary

$55,550

Senior Level Salary
An entry level biology research assistant (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $28,648. On the other end, a senior level biology research assistant (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $55,550.

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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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