Laboratory Associate

Laboratory Associate Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$45,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$45,000
Median 50%
$78,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Natera
Highest Paying City
Beverly, MA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a laboratory associate make?
As a Laboratory Associate in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $45,373 per year or $21.81 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 52,000. The top 10 percent earn over $78,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $26,000 annually. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Laboratory Associate salaries are Maine, Alaska, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. The typical tenure for a Laboratory Associate is 2.3 years.

Average Laboratory Associate Salary By Location

Across America, Laboratory Associates make on average $45,373 annually or $21.81 hourly. The top city when it comes to Laboratory Associate salaries is Beverly, MA at $52,306 per year. Even as an entry-level Laboratory Associate, you will make $24,000 per year in Beverly, MA. Maine, Alaska, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Colorado, California, Arizona, Nevada, and Idaho.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Beverly, MA
$52,306
2
New Haven, CT
$45,393
3
New York, NY
$42,208
4
Belleville, NJ
$41,668
5
Brooklyn Park, MN
$35,768

Average Laboratory Associate Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Laboratory Associate makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Laboratory Associates are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Natera and Baxter International are the best paying companies for Laboratory Associates. Companies like NANOSTELLAR and Theranos also pay high salaries to their Laboratory Associates.

Average Laboratory Associate Pay By Industry

Wages for Laboratory Associates can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Retail companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Laboratory Associates well. Salaries for Laboratory Associates in Health Care companies average $50,202 annually, while Retail companies and Manufacturing companies pay $43,368 and $42,172, respectively. At $41,492, the average salary for Laboratory Associates in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$50,202
2
Retail
$43,368
3
Manufacturing
$42,172
4
Pharmaceutical
$41,783
5
Technology
$41,492

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