Biological Technician Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of biological technicians in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare biological technician salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Biological Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,800
25th Percentile Wage
$30,640
50th Percentile Wage
$40,300
75th Percentile Wage
$51,360
90th Percentile Wage
$61,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biological technicians in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) biological technicians is $61,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid biological technicians is $22,800.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of biological technicians in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201540,300-12.88%-18.29%
201445,490-3.50%-
201347,080-1.25%-
201247,670--

Compare Biological Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of biological technicians in two industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. For detailed biological technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$44,100
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$44,100

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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