How much does a Laboratory Technician make?

Updated Oct. 16, 2021
$47,085 /yr
Average Base Pay

369 salaries

$32K

Low

$47K

Average

$69K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Laboratory Technician is $47,085 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Laboratory Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 369 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Laboratory Technician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Lab Technician$44,593 /yr
L3
Senior Lab Technician$61,920 /yr
L4
Lab Technician IV$67,055 /yr
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SGS
3.3

SGS

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $27
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$17

$27

$17 - $27 Range

AGAT Laboratories
2.9

AGAT Laboratories

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $23

$13

$23

$13 - $23 Range

Bureau Veritas
3.3

Bureau Veritas

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $15 - $29

$15

$29

$15 - $29 Range

Public Health Ontario
3.4

Public Health Ontario

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $27 - $30

$27

$30

$27 - $30 Range

CARO Analytical Services
3.4

CARO Analytical Services

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $25

$17

$25

$17 - $25 Range

Maxxam Analytics
2.7

Maxxam Analytics

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $27

$15

$27

$15 - $27 Range

Bureau Veritas
3.3

Bureau Veritas

Laboratory Technician - Hourly Contractor

$15

 /hr
Range: $14 - $20

$14

$20

$14 - $20 Range

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Maxxam Analytics
2.7

Maxxam Analytics

Laboratory Technician - Hourly Contractor

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $18

$14

$18

$14 - $18 Range

Jean Coutu
4

Jean Coutu

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $19

$14

$19

$14 - $19 Range

Intertek
3

Intertek

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $19 - $23

$19

$23

$19 - $23 Range

University of Alberta
4.4

University of Alberta

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $18 - $29

$18

$29

$18 - $29 Range

University Health Network
4.1

University Health Network

Laboratory Technician

$59,056

 /yr
Range: $48K - $71K

$48K

$71K

$47,981 - $70,631 Range

ALS
3

ALS

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $31

$16

$31

$16 - $31 Range

AGAT Laboratories
2.9

AGAT Laboratories

Laboratory Technician - Hourly Contractor

$15

 /hr
Range: $14 - $16

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

AGLC
3.6

AGLC

Laboratory Technician

$64,047

 /yr
Range: $59K - $70K

$59K

$70K

$59,011 - $69,924 Range

Charles River Laboratories
3.4

Charles River Laboratories

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $18 - $19

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

Activation Laboratories
3.3

Activation Laboratories

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $12 - $18

$12

$18

$12 - $18 Range

Simon Fraser University
4

Simon Fraser University

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $19 - $29

$19

$29

$19 - $29 Range

University of Guelph
4.5

University of Guelph

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $14 - $27

$14

$27

$14 - $27 Range

Jean Coutu
4

Jean Coutu

Laboratory Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $14 - $19

$14

$19

$14 - $19 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Laboratory Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Laboratory Technician is $47,085 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Laboratory Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 369 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Laboratory Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Laboratory Technician in Canada is $68,518 per year.

The lowest salary for a Laboratory Technician in Canada is $32,356 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$14
hourly
An Organic Lab Analyst in the Ottawa Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Ottawa Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
An Environmental Lab Analyst in the Toronto Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$44,000
per year
A Lab Analyst in the Vancouver Area area reported making $44,000 per year
Job Highlights
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$36,000
per year
A Lab Technician in the Toronto Area area reported making $36,000 per year
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Self-Employed
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University
$14
hourly
A Lab Technician in the Toronto Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Quality Control Lab Technician in the Fredericton Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Fredericton Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Lab Technician in the Vancouver Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$19
hourly
A Chemistry Lab Technician in the London Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
London Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$48,133
per year
A Lab Technician in the Calgary Area area reported making $48,133 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Calgary Area area
 
Contract
10000+ employees
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