The average wage for a Chemical Laboratory Technician is C$17.54 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$29,903 - C$59,475
C$30K
C$40K
C$59K
MEDIAN: C$40,017
10%
50%
90%
C$13.03 - C$28.87
C$13
C$17
C$29
MEDIAN: C$17.43
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$29,903 - C$59,475
Bonus C$489 - C$4,966
Profit Sharing C$1,500
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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C$28,663 - C$60,026
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data C$0C$56
Hourly Rate C$13.03 - C$28.87
Overtime C$2.03 - C$56.46
Annual Data C$0C$60K
Bonus C$489 - C$4,966
Profit Sharing C$1,500
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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C$28,663 - C$60,026
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 110

Chemical Laboratory Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Laboratory Technician

Pay by Experience for a Chemical Laboratory Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Chemical Laboratory Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 136 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chemical Laboratory Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$45,000 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Chemical Laboratory Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$47,000 based on 20 salaries. A Chemical Laboratory Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$38,341

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Chemical Laboratory Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Chemical Laboratory Technician?

Chemical Laboratory Technician in Cranbrook:
"Working at Skookumchuck"
Pros: I'm very good at it.
Cons: Nowhere to move up.

Key Stats for Chemical Laboratory Technician

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Chemical Laboratory Technician Salaries

▲50%

▲22%

▲18%

National Average
C$38,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 26%