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$36,732

Average Base Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$522

Average Bonus
The average microbiology technician salary in Colorado, United States is $36,732 or an equivalent hourly rate of $18. This is 0% lower (+$36) than the average microbiology technician salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $522. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
Salary by Experience

$25,253

Entry Level Salary

$48,754

Senior Level Salary
An entry level microbiology technician (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $25,253. On the other end, a senior level microbiology technician (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $48,754.

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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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