Life Science Technicians

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Occupation Description

May work at any time; indoors or outdoors in remote locations. Work with equipment used in laboratories or production facilities. Generally requires associate degree as a minimum.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

56920

Job Openings By 2020

33500

Growth Rate

11.8%

Required Education

Associate's degree
Specific Programs:
Associate of Arts in Life Science

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth