For Experienced Laboratory Managers, annual average wages total $72K per year. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $10K and $7K, respectively — total cash payment to Experienced Laboratory Managers can bottom out near $44K or peak near $103K depending on individual performance. Women Experienced Laboratory Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most Experienced Laboratory Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$47,812 - $102,514
(Median)
$48K
$72K
$100K
MEDIAN: $71,588
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$16.55 - $38.16
(Median)
$17
$25
$38
MEDIAN: $25.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,812 - $102,514  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,429  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,953  
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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$43,902 - $103,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 427
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.55 - $38.16  
   
Overtime
$11.34 - $48.20  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,429  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,953  
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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$43,902 - $103,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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Skills That Affect Laboratory Manager Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 8%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 4%

Budget Management
up arrow 4%

People Management
up arrow 3%

Project Management
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National Average
$69,000

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 1%

Research Analysis
up arrow 3%

Molecular Biology
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 75 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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