How much does a Research Laboratory Manager make in the United States? The average Research Laboratory Manager salary in the United States is $107,920 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $95,670 and $119,950. 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% $95,670 10% $84,517 90% $130,903 75% $119,950 $107,920 50%(Median)
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The Research Laboratory Manager ensures efficient and effective departmental operations, including department quality control and compliance adherence. Plans and implements the overall laboratory policies, procedures, and services for a unit and/or shift. Being a Research Laboratory Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. May require a bachelor's degree. The Research Laboratory Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. Working as a Research Laboratory Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2021

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