Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For many Lab Section Supervisors, more experience generally translates to higher pay. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $45K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $55K. Lab Section Supervisors see a median salary of $65K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Lab Section Supervisors who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $77K.