Average Lab Technologist Hourly Pay in Canada

C$20.94
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C$1,965
Bonus
C$1,200
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The average hourly pay for a Lab Technologist in Canada is C$20.94.
10%
C$14.57
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C$20.94
90%
C$35.92
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Hourly Rate
C$15 - C$36
Bonus
C$509 - C$6,104
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$1,200
Total Pay
C$33,185 - C$72,328

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Job Description for Lab Technologist

Lab Technologist Tasks
  • Conduct blood tests and blood counts.
  • Maintain, set up, sterilize, and calibrate medical laboratory equipment.
  • Analyze results of tests using mechanical or electrical devices to identify any abnormalities.
  • Enter any abnormalities or diseases into the database.
  • Perform manual and automated tests for diagnosis.

Job Satisfaction for Lab Technologist

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Popular Skills for Lab Technologist

Skills in Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microbiology, Technical Analysis, Data Analysis and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.

Pay by Experience Level for Lab Technologist

An entry-level Lab Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$18.22 based on 19 salaries. An early career Lab Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$19.62 based on 125 salaries. A mid-career Lab Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$24.40 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Lab Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$24.85 based on 34 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$34.
Employees with Lab Technologist in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 48.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (16.9% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (9.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (24.6% less), Mississauga, Ontario (18.9% less) and Edmonton, Alberta (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 235 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.1%
Early Career
53.2%
Mid Career
15.7%
Experienced
14.5%
Late Career
8.5%