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Research & Development Technician Salary

How much does a Research & Development Technician make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Research & Development Technician

$41,864 (USD)/yr

$20 (USD)/hr

$632 (USD)/yr

$41,399 (USD)/yr

$20 (USD)/hr

$632 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials for research and development of new products or processes, quality control, maintenance of environmental standards, and other work involving experimental, theoretical, or practical application of chemistry and related sciences.
The average research & development technician salary in United States is $41,864 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $632. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$31,346 (USD)

$50,597 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$48,532 (USD)

16 %

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

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