Average Laboratory Assistant Hourly Pay

$15.92
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$12.19
MEDIAN
$15.92
90%
$21.79

The average hourly pay for a Laboratory Assistant is $15.92

Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
Bonus
$99 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$101 - $2k
Total Pay
$26k - $46k
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What Do Laboratory Assistants Do?

Laboratory Assistant Tasks
  • Obtain, process, and analyze laboratory specimens, and log all intake and results.
  • Order, distribute, and perform upkeep on stock and inventory.
  • Create and transmit individual, summary, and inventory reports.
  • Maintain inventory and equipment for the laboratory, including maintenance.
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Job Satisfaction for Laboratory Assistant

3.7 out of 5
(297)
Highly Satisfied
34Reviews
Based on 297 responses, the job of Laboratory Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.67 out of 5. On average, Laboratory Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
73.9%
Male
24.3%
Prefer to self-define
1.8%
This data is based on 793 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

70%

Dental

62%

Vision

55%

None

29%