How much does a Lab Operations Technician I make in the United States? The average Lab Operations Technician I salary in the United States is $48,700 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $41,800 and $58,500. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $41,800 10% $35,518 90% $67,422 75% $58,500 $48,700 50%(Median)
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The Lab Operations Technician I assembles, configures, and maintains equipment for use in tests and experiments. Provides technical support for laboratory operations. Being a Lab Operations Technician I records test results and maintains records as instructed. Operates equipment, mixes chemical solutions, and performs analytical tests as assigned. In addition, Lab Operations Technician I complies with all safety guidelines. May require an associate degree in a related field. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Lab Operations Technician I works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Working as a Lab Operations Technician I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2021

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