Crime Lap Technician

Travis Butler

Job Description

Crime Lab Technicians identify evidence from a crime scene and perform physical and chemical analysis. Basically they reconstruct the crime scene

Training and Education

Technicians have a bachelors degree in biology, chemistry, physics, forensic science, and other related subjects. Private labs and government law enforcement agencies provide on the job training for new technicians

Job Outlook

They predict that he demand for these kinds of jobs will increase by 19% between 2010 and 2020

Earning Potential

$55,660 as of 2011