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Biological Technician Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of biological technicians in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare biological technician salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Biological Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,710
25th Percentile Wage
$29,080
50th Percentile Wage
$35,350
75th Percentile Wage
$43,550
90th Percentile Wage
$55,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biological technicians in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. 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 $55,360. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid biological technicians is $25,710.

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 arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201635,3504.70%7.86%
201533,6905.08%-
201431,98011.38%-
201328,340-14.93%-
201232,570--

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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