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Laboratory Tester Salary
in Boston, Massachusetts

$57,565 (USD)

Average Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly

$990

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Laboratory Tester is $57,565 a year and $28 an hour in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The average salary range for a Laboratory Tester is between $42,282 and $70,333. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Laboratory Tester. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Performs laboratory tests or other laboratory work using conventional and computerized machines and work aids.
  • Performs laboratory work and tests according to prescribed standards.
  • Determines chemical and physical characteristics or composition.
  • Sets up, adjusts, and operates laboratory equipment and instruments.
  • Usual requirement is two years of post secondary education in field of specialty; however, some companies may accept equivalent education and experience combined.
Laboratory Tester Job Prevalence in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Job family: Chemical Technicians

Job family population: 64,550

Estimated population of Laboratory Tester jobs: 3,615

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$66,734
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Boston, Massachusetts

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Description: Boston is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 694,583 in 2018, making it also the most populous city in New England. Boston is the seat of Suffolk County as well, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area known as Greater Boston, a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) home to a census-estimated 4.8 million people in 2016 and ranking as the tenth-largest such area in the country...

Laboratory Tester Job Listings for Boston, Massachusetts

Laboratory Manager - Dust & Process Hazard Analysis Preferred
May 6
Salem, NH, USA
ioMosaic Corporation
ioKinetic LLC, is an industry leader in combustible dust and chemical reactivity testing services. Our state-of-the-art laboratory gives us a unique edge to replicate specific, challenging client ...
Central Processing Asst/Phlebotomist; Lab LC; Day - Leominster
Jul 22
Leominster, Massachusetts, USA
UMass Memorial Health Care
Performs set up on all laboratory equipment, instruments and apparatus required for specific laboratory testing. Performs routine cleaning and preventative maintenance to ensure continued functioning ...
Data Review Supervisor
May 24
Boston, United States
Vertex
: This role manages the data review function of Release and Stability Laboratory department supporting validation, testing and reporting of in-process, release and stability samples. Specific assigned ...
Shipper Receiver
Jul 16
Stoughton, MA, USA
Globe Composite Solutions
Obtain samples of received materials for laboratory testing and place on 'hold' until acceptance is received. Return unaccepted materials to supplier. Forward accepted material to assigned location.
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Jun 19
Wakefield, MA, USA
CyberCoders
If you enjoy the full spectrum of product development from system architecture and conceptualization, modeling and simulating to laboratory testing and prototyping this is the position for you! This ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Laboratory Tester is $57,565 a year and $28 an hour in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The average salary range for a Laboratory Tester is between $42,282 and $70,333. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Laboratory Tester. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Laboratory Tester Job Listings for Boston, Massachusetts

Laboratory Manager - Dust & Process Hazard Analysis Preferred
May 6
Salem, NH, USA
ioMosaic Corporation
ioKinetic LLC, is an industry leader in combustible dust and chemical reactivity testing services. Our state-of-the-art laboratory gives us a unique edge to replicate specific, challenging client ...
Central Processing Asst/Phlebotomist; Lab LC; Day - Leominster
Jul 22
Leominster, Massachusetts, USA
UMass Memorial Health Care
Performs set up on all laboratory equipment, instruments and apparatus required for specific laboratory testing. Performs routine cleaning and preventative maintenance to ensure continued functioning ...
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