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Technician Laboratory Salary

$49,633 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technician Laboratory is $49,633 a year and $24 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Technician Laboratory is between $36,456 and $60,642. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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.
Technician Laboratory Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Chemical Technicians

Job family population: 64,550

Estimated population of Technician Laboratory jobs: 3,615

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Technician Laboratory Job Listings for United States

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Wolf Point, MT, USA
Aya Healthcare
Medical Lab Technician, Laboratory in Wolf Point, Montana. This is a 13 week contract position that requires at least one year of experience. Passionate and talented internal team members and ...
Medical Lab Technician Laboratory Services
Jun 4
Sugar Land, Texas, USA
CHI St. Luke's Health
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Engineering Technician (Laboratory)
Jun 3
Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA
Millenniumsoft Inc.
Engineering Lab Technician Location : Franklin Lakes, NJ Duration : 6+ Months Contract Total Hours ... Job Description: Tech 1, Product Development Engineering - Basic laboratory skills. - Knowledge of ...
chevron returnship - laboratory technician
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Richmond, CA, USA
We are accepting online applications for the Returnship position of Laboratory Technician located in Richmond, CA California / United States. Key Responsibilities: * Operates complex distillation and ...
Laboratory Technician
Jun 22
Houston, TX, USA
Kelly Services
Laboratory Technician Pay: $18 per hour Position Summary : Develops functional knowledge and skills in laboratory operations for their assigned sub-segment (Cementing or Stimulation) in preparation ...
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