How much does a laboratory assistant make?
As a Laboratory Assistant in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $37,880 per year or $18.21 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $22,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $65,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Laboratory Assistants are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. States with the highest Laboratory Assistant salaries include Alaska, Maine, Hawaii, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire. The typical tenure for a Laboratory Assistant is 1.8 years.