How much does a Laboratory Research Assistant make? The average Laboratory Research Assistant salary is $50,742 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $41,265 and $60,400. 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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Luna Labs USA LLC - Blacksburg , VA
Job Summary Luna Labs is seeking a Research Assistant to apply their background to a diverse set of ... It is desired that the candidate will have hands-on experience with laboratory chemical research ...
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Contraline Inc. - Charlottesville , VA
Perform special projects to support general R&D needs * Maintain documentation to Contraline's highest standard * Assist with laboratory planning, inventory, and staff training Applicants should meet ...
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Pacific Architects and Engineers, Inc - Charlottesville , VA
... * Assist in developing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) * Review, evaluate, and analyze data ... Familiarization and laboratory research/production experience with one or more of the following ... - 61 days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond , VA
Summary The VCUGenomics Core, at the Office of Vice President for Research and Innovation(OVPRI ... Ensurethat an appropriate inventory of reagents and supply is present in thelaboratory and assist ... - 63 days ago
Qualified Staffing - Salem , VA
Understanding and properly using laboratory equipment and methods * Calculate and record accurate data in Laboratory notebooks, LIMS and SAP * Perform basic troubleshooting techniques as outlined in ...
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ORB International - Charlottesville , VA
Research Assistant - Quality Control Part-Time (20 hrs/week) ORB is looking for a Research Assistant to assist with Quality Control. This position will be based in our Charlottesville location (no ...
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Laboratory Research Assistant Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Laboratory Research Assistant between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of April 26, 2022. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Laboratory Research Assistant in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $63,428
Washington, DC $56,486
Miami, FL $49,398
Chicago, IL $53,832
Boston, MA $57,171
New York, NY $61,043
Dallas, TX $50,412
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What is the average salary for Laboratory Research Assistant in 2022?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Laboratory Research Assistant in the United States. The base salary for Laboratory Research Assistant ranges from $41,265 to $60,400 with the average base salary of $50,742. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $41,319 to $60,720 with the average total cash compensation of $51,093.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $50,742 $41,265 - $60,400
Bonus $351 $55 - $320
Total Pay $51,093 $41,319 - $60,720
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What's the difference between Laboratory Assistant I and Laboratory Research Assistant?
According to our latest salary estimation on April 26, 2022. The average salary of Laboratory Research Assistant is $50,742, and the average salary of Laboratory Assistant I is $49,935. The average salary of Laboratory Assistant I is lower than Laboratory Research Assistant. ( 2022-04-26 )
I am a Laboratory Research Assistant, which location’s salary is higher, San Bernardino, CA or Arlington, MA?
Arlington, MA typically sees higher pay than San Bernardino, CA for Laboratory Research Assistant. a Laboratory Research Assistant Salary in Arlington, MA is $57,171 as of April 26, 2022; a Laboratory Research Assistant Salary in San Bernardino, CA is $54,058 as of April 26, 2022. ( 2022-04-26 )
Why does the salary of a Laboratory Research Assistant vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2022-04-26 )
What are the Pay Factors for Laboratory Research Assistant?
Salary ranges for a Laboratory Research Assistant can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2022-04-26 )
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Last Update: April 26, 2022