How much does a Laboratory Assistant make?

Updated Dec. 4, 2021
$47,339 /yr
Average Base Pay

231 salaries

$37K

Low

$47K

Average

$60K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Laboratory Assistant is $47,339 per year in the Canada. The average additional cash compensation for a Laboratory Assistant in the Canada is undefined, with a range from undefined - undefined. Salaries estimates are based on 231 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Laboratory Assistant employees in the Canada.

Seniority Levels

L2
Lab Assistant$39,123 /yr
L3
Lab Assistant Supervisor$47,088 /yr
L4
Lead Lab Assistant$47,088 /yr
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Alberta Precision Laboratories
3.5

Alberta Precision Laboratories

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $24 - $24
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$24

$24

$24 - $24 Range

Alberta Health Services
3.9

Alberta Health Services

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $24 - $24

$24

$24

$24 - $24 Range

Shared Health (Canada)
3.3

Shared Health (Canada)

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $21 - $21

$21

$21

$21 - $21 Range

ALS
3

ALS

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $16 - $18

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

Nova Scotia Health Authority
3.7

Nova Scotia Health Authority

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $24 - $24

$24

$24

$24 - $24 Range

LifeLabs
3.1

LifeLabs

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $23 - $25

$23

$25

$23 - $25 Range

Saskatchewan Health Authority
3.6

Saskatchewan Health Authority

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $24 - $24

$24

$24

$24 - $24 Range

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University of Guelph
4.5

University of Guelph

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $18 - $28

$18

$28

$18 - $28 Range

LifeLabs
3.1

LifeLabs

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $14 - $25

$14

$25

$14 - $25 Range

Northern Health
3.9

Northern Health

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $25 - $26

$25

$26

$25 - $26 Range

Public Health Ontario
3.4

Public Health Ontario

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $15 - $28

$15

$28

$15 - $28 Range

Horizon Health Network
2.9

Horizon Health Network

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $23 - $23

$23

$23

$23 - $23 Range

Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
3.4

Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $20 - $21

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

ALS
3

ALS

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $17

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

ALS
3

ALS

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly Contractor

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $17

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

3sHealth
4

3sHealth

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $23 - $24

$23

$24

$23 - $24 Range

Labrador-Grenfell Health
3.3

Labrador-Grenfell Health

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $23 - $24

$23

$24

$23 - $24 Range

University of Toronto
4.3

University of Toronto

Laboratory Assistant - Hourly
About 

$15 -$25

 hourly

$15

$25

$15 - $25 Range

University of British Columbia
4.3

University of British Columbia

Laboratory Assistant - Monthly
About 

$2K -$4K

$2K

$4K

$1,908 - $3,905 Range

University of Alberta
4.3

University of Alberta

Laboratory Assistant
About 

$42K -$60K

$42K

$60K

$41,629 - $60,422 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Laboratory Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Laboratory Assistant is $47,339 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Laboratory Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 231 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Laboratory Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Laboratory Assistant in Canada is $60,380 per year.

The lowest salary for a Laboratory Assistant in Canada is $37,115 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent laboratory assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$45,000
per year
A Lab Assistant in the Montreal Area area reported making $45,000 per year
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Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$16
hourly
A Lab Assistant in the Vancouver Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Lab Assistant in the Toronto Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$16
hourly
A Medical Lab Assistant in the Kitchener Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kitchener Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$17
hourly
A Lab in the Kitchener Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kitchener Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$37,574
per year
A Lab Assistant in the Kitchener Area area reported making $37,574 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kitchener Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$23
hourly
A Lab Assistant in the Vancouver Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Lab Assistant in the Toronto Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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