DIRECTOR OF LABORATORY OPERATIONS SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$119,000
$78,000
Min 10%
$119,000
Median 50%
$182,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Marshfield Clinic
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a director of laboratory operations make?
Directors Of Laboratory Operations in America make an average salary of $119,750 per year or $57.57 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $182,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $78,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Directors Of Laboratory Operations are Health Care companies and Manufacturing companies. Alaska, Washington, North Dakota, Minnesota, and Oregon have the highest paying Director Of Laboratory Operations jobs. The typical tenure for a Director Of Laboratory Operations is 3.9 years.

Average Director Of Laboratory Operations Salary By Company

There is good job security in Director Of Laboratory Operations positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Directors Of Laboratory Operations are in Health Care companies and Manufacturing companies. Directors Of Laboratory Operations at Marshfield Clinic and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Inc. report the highest salaries. Companies like Thermo Fisher Scientific and Quest Diagnostics also pay high salaries to their Directors Of Laboratory Operations.

Average Director Of Laboratory Operations Salary By Location

As a Director Of Laboratory Operations in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $119,750 per year or $57.57 per hour. Working in Seattle, WA as a Director Of Laboratory Operations will pay you the highest wages at around $139,183 per year. Not only that, Seattle, WA also has an average entry-level salary of $81,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Director Of Laboratory Operations salaries are Alaska, Washington, North Dakota, Minnesota, and Oregon. Arkansas, Missouri, and Arizona have the lowest Director Of Laboratory Operations salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$139,183
2
Fargo, ND
$135,519
3
San Francisco, CA
$131,354
4
Lancaster, PA
$122,175
5
Yonkers, NY
$120,156

Average Director Of Laboratory Operations Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Director Of Laboratory Operations works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Pharmaceutical companies, Professional companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Directors Of Laboratory Operations. Pharmaceutical companies pay Directors Of Laboratory Operations an average salary of $127,781, Professional companies pay $114,992, and Health Care companys come in at $113,785. The average salary for Directors Of Laboratory Operations in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $105,417.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Pharmaceutical
$127,781
2
Professional
$114,992
3
Health Care
$113,785
4
Technology
$105,417

RECENTLY ADDED Director Of Laboratory Operations SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Director of Laboratory Operations
09/24/2019
$95,000
Executive Human Resource Services
Director of Laboratory Operations
06/21/2019
$140,000