LABORATORY ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$88,000
$62,000
Min 10%
$88,000
Median 50%
$124,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Foster City, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a laboratory engineer make?
The national average salary for a Laboratory Engineer in the United States is $88,318 per year or $42.46 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $124,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $62,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Laboratory Engineers are in Internet companies and Professional companies. The best states for high paying Laboratory Engineer jobs are Alaska, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. Most Laboratory Engineers spend 2.5 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Engineer
$78,430

Average Laboratory Engineer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Laboratory Engineer makes. Internet companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Microsoft and Apple are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Cisco Systems and Mylan Inc. pay their Laboratory Engineers very well.

Average Laboratory Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Laboratory Engineer in the USA is $88,318 annually or $42.46 hourly. Foster City, CA reports the highest Laboratory Engineer salaries at $99,117 per year. The average starting salary in Foster City, CA for Laboratory Engineers is $61,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Laboratory Engineer salaries are Alaska, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. Tennessee, Georgia, Mississippi, Idaho, and Montana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Foster City, CA
$99,117
2
South Windsor, CT
$93,309
3
Newark, NJ
$92,314
4
San Antonio, TX
$90,943
5
Laurel, MD
$90,588

Average Laboratory Engineer Salary By Industry

Laboratory Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Internet companies, Automotive companies, and Utilities companies tend to have the highest salaries for Laboratory Engineers. Salaries for Laboratory Engineers in Internet companies average $102,562 annually, while Automotive companies and Utilities companies pay $91,766 and $86,246, respectively. The average salary for Laboratory Engineers in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $78,503.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$102,562
2
Automotive
$91,766
3
Utilities
$86,246
4
Retail
$81,133
5
Manufacturing
$78,503

RECENTLY ADDED Laboratory Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of New Mexico
Laboratory Engineer
09/23/2019
$29,218
Varite
Laboratory Engineer
07/18/2019
$62,610
Danfoss, LLC
Lab Engineer
03/18/2019
$75,000
Electrical Lab Engineer
03/12/2019
$69,160
Fuyao Glass America Inc.
Quality Laboratory Engineer
03/07/2019
$58,906
FCA Us LLC
Powertrain Emissions Testing Lab Engineer
02/21/2019
$97,020
Gentherm Incorporated
Test Lab Engineer
02/06/2019
$78,478