$30.98
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$1,002

Profit Sharing

$1,474

The average pay for a Clinical Laboratory Scientist is $30.98 per hour.

$40,626 - $97,241
$41K
$60K
$97K
MEDIAN: $60,148
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50%
90%

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$20.82 - $48.48
$21
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$48
MEDIAN: $30.98
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$0$101K
Salary $40,626 - $97,241
Bonus $0.00 - $5,056
Profit Sharing $206 - $2,909
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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$43,372 - $101,534
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 617
Hourly Data $0$70
Hourly Rate $20.82 - $48.48
Hourly Tips $35.00
Overtime $22.01 - $70.54
Annual Data $0$101K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,056
Profit Sharing $206 - $2,909
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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$43,372 - $101,534
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,781

Job Description for Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Clinical laboratory scientists generally work for hospitals and independent medical laboratories. Candidates for this position are generally required to have a bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, laboratory science, or a related field, as well as necessary certifications as required by employers.

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Clinical Laboratory Scientist Tasks

  • Conduct research to develop methodologies, instrumentation and procedures for medical application, analyzing data and presenting findings.
  • Prepare and analyze organ, tissue and cell samples to identify toxicity, bacteria, or microorganisms, or to study cell structure.
  • Plan and direct studies to investigate human or animal disease, preventive methods, and treatments for disease.
  • Investigate cause, progress, life cycle, or mode of transmission of diseases or parasites.
  • Evaluate effects of drugs, gases, pesticides, parasites, and microorganisms at various levels.

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Popular Skills for Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Pay by Experience for a Clinical Laboratory Scientist has a positive trend. An entry-level Clinical Laboratory Scientist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 723 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Clinical Laboratory Scientist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 339 salaries. An experienced Clinical Laboratory Scientist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 288 salaries. A Clinical Laboratory Scientist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 232 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,680

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Key Stats for Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 240 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Clinical Laboratory Scientist Salaries

▲16%

▲5%

National Average
$64,000

▼2%

▼15%

Skills That Affect Clinical Laboratory Scientist Salaries

▲22%


blood bank
▲5%


National Average
$64,000

Generalist
▼1%

Molecular Biology
▼4%

Regulatory Compliance
▼5%



▼12%

Flow Cytometry
▼12%

Chemistry
▼12%

▼14%

Hematology
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 240 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 10%