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Research Technician salary in United States

How much does a Research Technician make in the United States?

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The average salary for a research technician is $22.04 per hour in the United States. 855 salaries reported, updated at June 24, 2022.

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Top companies for Research Technicians in United States

  1. University of Alabama
    609 reviews9 salaries reported
    $55.00per hour
  2. $28.31per hour
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Highest paying cities for Research Technicians in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $25.53 per hour
    16 salaries reported
  2. Seattle, WA
    $24.75 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  3. Austin, TX
    $22.82 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Durham, NC
    $21.70 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $21.41 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  3. Fargo, ND
    $20.93 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  1. Athens, GA
    $19.48 per hour
    26 salaries reported
  2. Mattawan, MI
    $18.24 per hour
    90 salaries reported
  3. Ashland, OH
    $18.03 per hour
    9 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Research Technicians

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 65 ratings

57% of Research Technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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