Chemical Laboratory Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$39,000
$28,000
Min 10%
$39,000
Median 50%
$54,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sanmina
Highest Paying City
Hillsboro, OR
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does a chemical laboratory technician make?
Chemical Laboratory Technicians in America make an average salary of $39,237 per year or $18.86 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $54,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $28,000. Most Chemical Laboratory Technician jobs are in Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Chemical Laboratory Technician salaries are Maine, Oregon, Washington, Pennsylvania, and Alaska. Most Chemical Laboratory Technicians spend 4.2 years in the position.

Average Chemical Laboratory Technician Salary By Location

Chemical Laboratory Technicians in the US makes an average salary of $39,237 per year or $18.86 per hour. The city with the highest Chemical Laboratory Technician salary is Hillsboro, OR at $47,632 per year. Even an entry-level Chemical Laboratory Technician makes $28,000 per year in Hillsboro, OR. Some of the states with the best Chemical Laboratory Technician salaries are Maine, Oregon, Washington, Pennsylvania, Alaska, Arizona, and Michigan. South Dakota, Colorado, Nebraska, Missouri, and Kentucky are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Chemical Laboratory Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Chemical Laboratory Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Chemical Laboratory Technician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Chemical Laboratory Technician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Chemical Laboratory Technician jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Sanmina and Praxair are the highest paying companies. Companies like Carpenter Technology and Inspectorate America also pay high salaries to their Chemical Laboratory Technicians.

Chemical Laboratory Technician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Chemical Laboratory Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Chemical Laboratory Technician can range from $31,155 to $44,774 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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