Laboratory Technician salary in California

How much does a Laboratory Technician make in California?

1.9k salaries reported, updated at October 12, 2021
per hour

The average salary for a laboratory technician is $21.40 per hour in California.

9% higher
than national average

Most common benefits

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Referral program
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Most common benefits for Laboratory Technicians

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Relocation assistance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Flexible spending account
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46% of Laboratory technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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