Entry-Level Chemical Laboratory Technician Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Chemical Laboratory Technician earns an average wage of $15.79 per hour.
Entry-Level Chemical Laboratory Technician Salary (?
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$29,305 - $50,058
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39,296
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Entry-Level Chemical Laboratory Technician Salary (?
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$11.90 - $21.24
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,305 - $50,058  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,485  
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $3,000  
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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$26,228 - $49,828  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 216
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.90 - $21.24  
   
Overtime
$17.49 - $33.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,485  
   
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $3,000  
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).
)
$26,228 - $49,828  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 518
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Chemical Laboratory Technician Salaries

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National Average
$36,000

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Gender

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Male
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 19%
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