The average pay for an Entry-Level Laboratory Assistant is AU$20.89 per hour.

AU$29,950 - AU$57,190
AU$30K
AU$45K
AU$57K
MEDIAN: AU$44,988
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50%
90%
AU$17.92 - AU$24.91
AU$18
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.89
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$57K
Salary AU$29,950 - AU$57,190
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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AU$35,470 - AU$52,738
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23
Hourly Data AU$0AU$47
Hourly Rate AU$17.92 - AU$24.91
Overtime AU$31.28
Annual Data AU$0AU$52K
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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AU$35,470 - AU$52,738
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 86

Laboratory Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$43,599

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Laboratory Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Laboratory Assistant in Townsville:
You cannot, & will not, be able to learn all of the requirements and duties by reading a manual, or within 6 months. This is an on-going challenge and constantly changing role. You must learn how to adapt and think out side the box as well as step in to other roles without direct instruction.

Key Stats for Laboratory Assistant

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
8%

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 90%