|Quick Facts: Biological Technicians|
What Biological Technicians Do
Biological technicians help biological and medical scientists conduct laboratory tests and experiments.
Biological technicians typically work in laboratories. Most biological technicians work full time.
How to Become a Biological Technician
Biological technicians typically need a bachelor’s degree in biology or a closely related field. It is important for prospective biological technicians to gain laboratory experience while in school.
Overall employment of biological technicians is projected to grow $pc.toString().replaceAll("^\-","") percent from 2020 to 2030, $gra.
About $tools.number.format('#,###',$op) openings for biological technicians are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.
State & Area Data
Explore resources for employment and wages by state and area for biological technicians.
Compare the job duties, education, job growth, and pay of biological technicians with similar occupations.
More Information, Including Links to O*NET
Learn more about biological technicians by visiting additional resources, including O*NET, a source on key characteristics of workers and occupations.