Research Lab Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a Research Lab Manager make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Research Lab Manager in the United States is $26 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $23 and $29. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Research Lab Manager

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Job Openings for Research Lab Manager
Redwood Materials, Inc. - Sacramento , CA
Lab Technician or Manager Role Redwood Materials is seeking an entrepreneurial Lab Technician or Manager to lead and support our research and development and analytical wet chemistry lab capabilities
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Our research has implications for diseases from cancer to Crohn's Disease, and the future of ... lab supplies and equipment inventories. * Employ routine and non-routine laboratory management and ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Relievant Medsystems, Inc. -
Management of R&D laboratory supplies * Assembly of prototypes to support new product development ... Organize R&D lab supplies and materials and develop associated processes for ensuring visibility ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
The Fountain Group - Bridgewater , NJ
The Sample Manager is responsible for biological sample handling, ensuring the procedure for collection, storage and shipment of specimens for measurements of clinical samples of R&D Translational ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
US Tech Solutions -
Title: Research Technician I/Lab Manager Location: South San Francisco, CA 94080 Duration: 10 Months Contract Job Description: The lab manager is responsible for supporting lab space-related ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Kelly Services - Pittsburg , CA
Deliver timely feedback to the lab manager and operations. * Support 24/7 operation. Job ... research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific ...
Kelly Services - 9 days ago