Lab Scientist Salary

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The average yearly salary for Lab Scientist is $57,800. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Lab Scientist, you could expect a starting pay rate of $47,600 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $68,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Lab Scientist Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Lab Scientist Salary

$46,240 - $69,360

Starting Yearly Lab Scientist Salary

$38,080 - $57,120

Top Yearly Lab Scientist Salary

$54,400 - $81,600

Monthly Lab Scientist Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Lab Scientist Salary

$3,853 - $5,780

Starting Monthly Lab Scientist Salary

$3,173 - $4,760

Top Monthly Lab Scientist Salary

$4,533 - $6,800

Hourly Lab Scientist Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Lab Scientist Salary

$21 - $31

Starting Hourly Lab Scientist Salary

$17 - $26

Top Hourly Lab Scientist Salary

$24 - $36


Lab Scientist Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Lab Scientist age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Lab Scientist are male in the United States, and 51% of the Lab Scientist are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Lab Scientist


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