Laboratory Assistant III Salary in the United States

How much does a Laboratory Assistant III make in the United States? The average Laboratory Assistant III salary in the United States is $58,146 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,916 and $67,514. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Laboratory Assistant III performs research activities and other tasks as necessary in a laboratory environment. Records observations and measurements and reports results. Being a Laboratory Assistant III is responsible for cleaning, disinfecting, and maintaining cleanrooms and equipment. Assists with receipt and inspection of raw materials, and ordering and stocking of materials and equipment. Additionally, Laboratory Assistant III may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Laboratory Assistant III typically requires 3-5 years of related experience. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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