Clinical Laboratory Technician

Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$53,000
$41,000
Min 10%
$53,000
Median 50%
$68,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Lake Hospital System
Highest Paying City
Santa Barbara, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a clinical laboratory technician make?
The national average salary for a Clinical Laboratory Technician in the United States is $53,187 per year or $25.57 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 27,000. The top 10 percent earn over $68,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $41,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Clinical Laboratory Technicians are in Health Care companies and Education companies. Some of the states with the best Clinical Laboratory Technician salaries are Hawaii, Rhode Island, California, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. The typical employment for a Clinical Laboratory Technician is 3.9 years.

Average Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary By Location

Clinical Laboratory Technicians in the United States of America make on average $53,187 a year or $25.57 per hour. Working in Santa Barbara, CA as a Clinical Laboratory Technician will pay you the highest wages at around $60,452 per year. Even an entry-level Clinical Laboratory Technician makes $34,000 per year in Santa Barbara, CA. Some of the states with the best Clinical Laboratory Technician salaries are Hawaii, Rhode Island, California, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Delaware, and New Hampshire. The lowest earning states are Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, Colorado, and Kansas.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Barbara, CA
$60,452
$60,452
2
2
Boston, MA
Boston, MA
$58,586
$58,586
3
3
Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA
$57,230
$57,230
4
4
New York, NY
New York, NY
$57,080
$57,080
5
5
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
$56,821
$56,821

Map of Clinical Laboratory Technician Salaries

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

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Average Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary By Company

If you are a Clinical Laboratory Technician, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Health Care companies and Education companies have the most job opportunities for Clinical Laboratory Technicians. Companies like Lake Hospital System or Boston Medical Center will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Mount Sinai Health System also report very competitive wages for Clinical Laboratory Technicians.

Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary History

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

National Average
San Mateo, CA

Recently Added Clinical Laboratory Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$34,560
University of Pennsylvania
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03/05/2020
$36,689
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03/03/2020
$56,662
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$34,436
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02/26/2020
$66,852
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02/24/2020
$43,764
Mayo Clinic
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02/21/2020
$58,916
Clinical Laboratory Technician
01/24/2020
$43,472
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01/24/2020
$59,136
Mayo Clinic
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$57,768
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