How much does a Lab Manager make?

Updated 21 Jan 2022
£34,690 /yr
Average Base Pay

46 salaries

£23K

Low

£35K

Average

£53K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Lab Manager make? The national average salary for a Lab Manager is £34,690 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Lab Manager salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 46 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lab Manager employees.

Seniority Levels

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Lab Manager£34,690 /yr
L4
Lab Manager Ii£34,839 /yr
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Specsavers
3.4

Specsavers

Lab Manager

£21,375

 /yr
Range: £17K - £27K
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£17K

£27K

£17,331 - £27,249 Range

Imperial College London
4.4

Imperial College London

Lab Manager

£40,315

 /yr
Range: £35K - £42K

£35K

£42K

£35,000 - £42,378 Range

Oxford University
4.3

Oxford University

Lab Manager

£38,149

 /yr
Range: £32K - £40K

£32K

£40K

£31,711 - £40,000 Range

Randox Laboratories
2.4

Randox Laboratories

Lab Manager
About 

£30K -£54K

£30K

£54K

£29,950 - £53,848 Range

University of Liverpool
4.2

University of Liverpool

Lab Manager
About 

£53K -£57K

£53K

£57K

£52,788 - £57,339 Range

University of Cambridge
4.3

University of Cambridge

Lab Manager
About 

£36K -£49K

£36K

£49K

£35,755 - £49,110 Range

Queen Mary, University of London
4.2

Queen Mary, University of London

Lab Manager - Monthly
About 

£3K -£4K

£3K

£4K

£3,142 - £3,875 Range

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Avantor
3.2

Avantor

Lab Manager
About 

£32K -£38K

£32K

£38K

£32,472 - £38,010 Range

Firmenich
4

Firmenich

Lab Manager
About 

£31K -£42K

£31K

£42K

£30,534 - £41,668 Range

University of Edinburgh
4.2

University of Edinburgh

Lab Manager
About 

£35K -£43K

£35K

£43K

£34,740 - £43,234 Range

DNA Electronics
2.8

DNA Electronics

Lab Manager
About 

£40K -£43K

£40K

£43K

£39,503 - £42,815 Range

Jimlar
3.5

Jimlar

Lab Manager
About 

£43K -£47K

£43K

£47K

£43,328 - £46,846 Range

University of Dundee
4.3

University of Dundee

Lab Manager
About 

£38K -£41K

£38K

£41K

£37,565 - £41,139 Range

Mayborn Group
4

Mayborn Group

Lab Manager
About 

£21K -£23K

£21K

£23K

£21,073 - £22,786 Range

University of Leicester
3.8

University of Leicester

Lab Manager
About 

£46K -£51K

£46K

£51K

£46,475 - £50,887 Range

Sogefi Group
3.5

Sogefi Group

Lab Manager
About 

£38K -£41K

£38K

£41K

£37,657 - £40,533 Range

Secret Compass

Lab Manager
About 

£32K -£34K

£32K

£34K

£31,721 - £34,271 Range

Thames Water
3.6

Thames Water

Lab Manager
About 

£46K -£50K

£46K

£50K

£46,022 - £49,560 Range

Cromwell Tools
4.4

Cromwell Tools

Lab Manager
About 

£33K -£36K

£33K

£36K

£32,889 - £35,570 Range

Axiom Law
3.9

Axiom Law

Lab Manager
About 

£37K -£40K

£37K

£40K

£36,842 - £39,833 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lab Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Lab Manager is £34,690 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Lab Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 46 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lab Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Lab Manager in United Kingdom is £52,779 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lab Manager in United Kingdom is £22,800 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£36,265
per year
A Lab Manager in the Swindon Area area reported making £36,265 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Swindon Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£28,883
per year
A Lab Manager in the London Area area reported making £28,883 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
£17
hourly
A Laboratory Manager in the Birmingham Area area reported making £17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
£34,232
per year
A Lab Manager in the Leicester Area area reported making £34,232 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Leicester Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£40,000
per year
A Lab Manager in the Oxford Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
£34,500
per year
A Laboratory Manager in the London Area area reported making £34,500 per year
Additional Pay
£3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
£40,000
per year
A Laboratory Manager in the Cardiff Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Cardiff Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
£42,378
per year
A Lab Manager in the London Area area reported making £42,378 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
£31,827
per year
A Lab Manager in the London Area area reported making £31,827 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private