If you are using the browser benchmark on speedtest.net, try the CLI version (browser test overwhelms the Pi's limited resources).
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sudo apt install speedtest-cli
Of course, this only tests your Internet speed, and you should run the test several times and throw out any unusually low results (as others have said, speedtest.net is not consistent).
Here's what I get on a 100/100 fiber connection (3B+ 5GHz wireless AC, Raspbian Stretch, ASUS RT-AC68U router).
On the browser based test I get:
Compared to the browser test on my Win10 gaming laptop:
So you can see that the browser based speedtest.net benchmark does not work well on the Pi.
My mind is like a browser. 27 tabs are open, 9 aren't responding,
lots of pop-ups...and where is that annoying music coming from?