Laboratory Manager with People Management Skills Salary

With just over a half of Laboratory Managers with People Management skills reporting more than 10 years of experience in the field, this area is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Pay ranges from $41K to $102K per year and averages out to $67K per year. Total cash compensation to Laboratory Managers with People Management skills approaches anywhere from $41K on the lower end to $102K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $11K from bonuses and upwards of $8K from profit sharing. Geographic location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Laboratory Managers with People Management skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Women Laboratory Managers with People Management skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$43,024 - $101,900
$43K
$67K
$100K
MEDIAN: $67,391
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$17.10 - $38.35
$17
$24
$38
MEDIAN: $24.36
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$0$102K
Salary $43,024 - $101,900
Bonus $0.00 - $10,751
Profit Sharing $493.16 - $8,109
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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$40,299 - $102,493
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 525
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $17.10 - $38.35
Overtime $21.77 - $46.13
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,751
Profit Sharing $493.16 - $8,109
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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$40,299 - $102,493
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 130

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Pay by Experience Level for Laboratory Manager

Pay by Experience for a Laboratory Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Laboratory Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 170 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Laboratory Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 184 salaries. An experienced Laboratory Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 208 salaries. A Laboratory Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 132 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,145

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Los Angeles offers some of the highest pay in the country for Laboratory Managers with People Management skills, 40 percent above the national average. Laboratory Managers with People Management skills will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+34 percent), Cincinnati (+31 percent), Houston (+19 percent), and Boston (+7 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Laboratory Managers with People Management skills in Ann Arbor earning a whopping 41 percent below the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Pittsburgh (26 percent less) and San Diego (17 percent less).

Key Stats for Laboratory Manager

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 163 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Laboratory Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$66,000

▼7%

▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 163 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 9%
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