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Biological Technicians


Assist biological and medical scientists in laboratories.

Biological Technicians set up, operate, and maintain laboratory instruments and equipment. They work under the direction of scientists. They may analyze data from blood, food, or drugs.

Wages $23.44 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Very Good
Education & Training Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Science and Mathematics
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