Lab Technician Average Salary

Lab Technician Total Pay (?
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$23,080 - $52,463
(Median)
23K
35K
52K
MEDIAN: $35,339
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90%

Lab Technician is most closely related to Research Laboratory Technician

Research laboratory technicians are responsible for completing laboratory tasks that pertain to research efforts. In addition, they conduct behavioral studies and find additional information relevant to their work. These technicians order supplies, assist in creating schedules, follow strict safety protocols, ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$27K
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$54K
MEDIAN: $37,362
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Research Laboratory Technician - University of Virginia (UVA) , salaries: $30,517
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