Average Medical Laboratory Scientist Hourly Pay

$27.36
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$21.97
MEDIAN
$27.36
90%
$34.96

The average hourly pay for a Medical Laboratory Scientist is $27.36

Hourly Rate
$22 - $35
Bonus
$102 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$289 - $4k
Total Pay
$46k - $73k
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What Do Medical Laboratory Scientists Do?

Medical Laboratory Scientist Tasks
  • Perform medical testing, scientific examinations, and molecular diagnostics.
  • Enter results data and ensure accuracy of test results.
  • Assess functionality of, maintain, and adjust laboratory equipment.
  • Collect and analyze body fluid samples for various diseases, deficiencies, and drug levels.
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How do Medical Laboratory Scientists Rate Their Jobs?

3.7 out of 5
(297)
Highly Satisfied
25Reviews
Based on 297 responses, the job of Medical Laboratory Scientist has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.68 out of 5. On average, Medical Laboratory Scientists are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Medical Laboratory Scientists

What is the highest pay for Medical Laboratory Scientists?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Medical Laboratory Scientist is $34.96 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Medical Laboratory Scientists?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Medical Laboratory Scientist is $21.97 / hour

How can Medical Laboratory Scientists increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Medical Laboratory Scientist is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Medical Laboratory Scientist that oversees more junior Medical Laboratory Scientists, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.