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Laboratory assistant salary in United States

How much does a Laboratory Assistant make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $19.57
Low $13.12
High $29.19
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a laboratory assistant is $19.57 per hour in the United States. 6.4k salaries reported, updated at December 1, 2023

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Top companies for Laboratory Assistants in United States

  1. MultiCare Health System
    1,094 reviews7 salaries reported
    $32.51per hour
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Highest paying cities for Laboratory Assistants near United States

  1. Seattle, WA
    $21.11 per hour
    96 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $21.05 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $20.66 per hour
    83 salaries reported
  1. Las Vegas, NV
    $20.10 per hour
    29 salaries reported
  2. Elmwood Park, NJ
    $18.83 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $18.67 per hour
    120 salaries reported
  1. Indianapolis, IN
    $18.21 per hour
    91 salaries reported
  2. Pullman, WA
    $17.86 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $17.10 per hour
    13 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Laboratory Assistants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • Adoption assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 580 ratings

40% of Laboratory Assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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