Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Lab Assistant I make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$61,080 / yrTotal Pay
$35,731 / yrBase Pay
$25,349 / yrAdditional Pay

$61,080

 / yr
$19K$235K
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The estimated total pay for a Lab Assistant I is $61,080 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $35,731 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $25,349 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Quest Diagnostics
3.5

Quest Diagnostics

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

NeoGenomics
3.8

NeoGenomics

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $20 - $21

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

UCLA
4.3

UCLA

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

UCLA
4.3

UCLA

Lab Assistant I

$37,167

 /yr
Range: $28K - $38K

$28K

$38K

$28,296 - $37,800 Range

Pacific EcoRisk
2.7

Pacific EcoRisk

Lab Assistant I - Hourly
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$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Texas Tech University
4.3

$30K

$33K

$30,260 - $33,022 Range

Valencia College
3.9

Valencia College

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$12

$14

$12 - $14 Range

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Alexion Pharmaceuticals
3.9

$40K

$48K

$39,589 - $48,352 Range

UC Davis
4.3

UC Davis

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$16

$19

$16 - $19 Range

UC Irvine
4.3

UC Irvine

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$18

$21

$18 - $21 Range

Viracor Eurofins
3.8

Viracor Eurofins

Lab Assistant I - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

UC San Francisco
4.1

$35K

$52K

$34,930 - $52,173 Range

Houston Community College
3.9

Houston Community College

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$10

$12

$10 - $12 Range

UC San Diego
4.3

UC San Diego

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$19

$20

$19 - $20 Range

Davis Vision
2.7

Davis Vision

Lab Assistant I
About 

$36K -$42K

$36K

$42K

$36,235 - $41,626 Range

Kaiser Permanente
3.9

Kaiser Permanente

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$23

$25

$23 - $25 Range

Exelon
3.9

Exelon

Lab Assistant I

$39K

$47K

$38,811 - $46,736 Range

UC Santa Barbara
4.3

UC Santa Barbara

Lab Assistant I - Hourly

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

UMass Chan Medical School
3.7

UMass Chan Medical School

Lab Assistant I - Hourly Intern
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$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Morehouse School of Medicine
3.4

$31K

$34K

$31,323 - $33,503 Range

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$28,561

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10 days ago by a Lab Assistant I with 1 to 3 years of experience

$9

/hrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Lab Assistant I with 1 to 3 years of experience

$16

/hrAvg Base Salary

18 days ago by a Lab Assistant I with less than one year of experience

$15

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20 days ago by a Lab Assistant I with less than one year of experience

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$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

20 days ago by a Clinical Lab Assistant I with less than one year of experience

$14

/hrAvg Base Salary

27 days ago by a Laboratory Assistant I with less than one year of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$250/hr

33 days ago by a Lab Assistant I with 1 to 3 years of experience

$21

/hrAvg Base Salary

36 days ago by a Lab Assistant 1 with less than one year of experience

$16

/hrAvg Base Salary

37 days ago by a Clinical Lab Assistant I with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Lab Assistant I salaries

The national average salary for a Lab Assistant I is $35,947 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Lab Assistant I salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 37 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lab Assistant I employees.

The highest salary for a Lab Assistant I in United States is $44,714 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lab Assistant I in United States is $28,899 per year.

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