Average Laboratory Manager Salary

$70,976
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$45k
MEDIAN
$71k
90%
$105k

The average salary for a Laboratory Manager is $70,976

Base Salary
$45k - $105k
Bonus
$505 - $11k
Profit Sharing
$503 - $12k
Commission
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$41k - $104k
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What Do Laboratory Managers Do?

Laboratory Manager Tasks
  • Train, supervise, and mentor laboratory assistants, students and technicians.
  • Oversee laboratory safety policies, training, and enforcement.
  • Assist with experiments and procedures.
  • Inventory, stock, audit and organize supplies and chemicals.
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Job Satisfaction for Laboratory Manager

4 out of 5
(565)
Highly Satisfied
40Reviews
Based on 565 responses, the job of Laboratory Manager has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.01 out of 5. On average, Laboratory Managers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
56.3%
Male
43.0%
Prefer to self-define
0.8%
This data is based on 1,518 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

86%

Dental

77%

Vision

65%

None

13%