Assistant Laboratory Director Salary

With just under three-fifths of Assistant Laboratory Directors in the United States reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Assistant Laboratory Directors is $73K per year and can range from $39K on the lower end to $138K per year near the higher end. Location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Assistant Laboratory Directors enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Assistant Laboratory Directors making up 55 percent of survey respondents. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,217 - $130,893
$41K
$73K
$130K
MEDIAN: $73,000
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50%
90%

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$15.10 - $66.80
$15
$28
$67
MEDIAN: $27.55
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$0$137K
Salary $41,217 - $130,893
Bonus $1,750
Profit Sharing $5,087
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,775 - $137,559
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $15.10 - $66.80
Overtime $26.79
Annual Data $0$137K
Bonus $1,750
Profit Sharing $5,087
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,775 - $137,559
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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Job Description for Assistant Laboratory Director

  • Assist in supervising personnel and assistants.
  • Manage administrative tasks and foster communication between teams.
  • Assist with research, data collection, and analysis.

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Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Laboratory Director

Pay by Experience for an Assistant Laboratory Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Assistant Laboratory Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assistant Laboratory Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Assistant Laboratory Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $108,000 based on 8 salaries. An Assistant Laboratory Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 10 salaries.

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Key Stats for Assistant Laboratory Director

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
39%
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Experience Affects Assistant Laboratory Director Salaries

Experienced
▲69%

Late-Career
▲52%

Mid-Career
▲25%

National Average
$64,000

Entry-Level
▼25%

Skills That Affect Assistant Laboratory Director Salaries

Operations Management
▲46%

People Management
▲23%

National Average
$64,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 6%
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