How much does a Lab Technician make?

Updated 7 Dec 2021
£21,626 /yr
Average Base Pay

588 salaries

£16K

Low

£22K

Average

£30K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Lab Technician make? The national average salary for a Lab Technician is £21,626 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Lab Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 588 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lab Technician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Lab Technician£21,626 /yr
L3
Senior Lab Technician£21,103 /yr
L4
Lab Technician IV£22,220 /yr
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ALS
3

ALS

Lab Technician

£18,513

 /yr
Range: £15K - £20K
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£15K

£20K

£15,245 - £20,417 Range

Specsavers
3.4

Specsavers

Lab Technician

£18,084

 /yr
Range: £14K - £19K

£14K

£19K

£14,186 - £19,495 Range

Eurofins Scientific
3.4

Eurofins Scientific

Lab Technician

£17,879

 /yr
Range: £15K - £26K

£15K

£26K

£15,431 - £25,754 Range

Binding Site
3.9

Binding Site

Lab Technician

£21,056

 /yr
Range: £20K - £22K

£20K

£22K

£20,234 - £21,934 Range

NHS
3.9

NHS

Lab Technician

£20,137

 /yr
Range: £18K - £29K

£18K

£29K

£17,513 - £28,845 Range

UK Biocentre

Lab Technician

£28,845

 /yr
Range: £23K - £30K

£23K

£30K

£23,406 - £30,013 Range

Novogene
3.5

Novogene

Lab Technician

£24,495

 /yr
Range: £23K - £36K

£23K

£36K

£23,000 - £36,255 Range

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Intertek
3

Intertek

Lab Technician

£22,726

 /yr
Range: £19K - £40K

£19K

£40K

£18,550 - £40,250 Range

Exova
2.2

Exova

Lab Technician

£16,804

 /yr
Range: £15K - £28K

£15K

£28K

£15,042 - £28,293 Range

Ecolog International FZE
3.3

Ecolog International FZE

Lab Technician

£24,220

 /yr
Range: £20K - £26K

£20K

£26K

£19,573 - £25,896 Range

LGC
3.5

LGC

Lab Technician

£21,252

 /yr
Range: £17K - £25K

£17K

£25K

£17,028 - £24,769 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Lab Technician

£21,753

 /yr
Range: £17K - £199K

£17K

£199K

£16,696 - £199,250 Range

Element Materials Technology
3.5

Element Materials Technology

Lab Technician

£17,234

 /yr
Range: £17K - £21K

£17K

£21K

£16,712 - £21,284 Range

Labcorp
3.7

Labcorp

Lab Technician

£19,000

 /yr
Range: £15K - £26K

£15K

£26K

£15,080 - £25,889 Range

NHS
3.9

NHS

Lab Technician

£19,121

 /yr
Range: £11K - £30K

£11K

£30K

£11,029 - £30,290 Range

Concept Life Sciences
3.4

Concept Life Sciences

Lab Technician

£16,681

 /yr
Range: £15K - £47K

£15K

£47K

£14,899 - £47,002 Range

LumiraDx
3.3

LumiraDx

Lab Technician

£25,665

 /yr
Range: £22K - £29K

£22K

£29K

£21,778 - £28,937 Range

Avantor
3.3

Avantor

Lab Technician

£22,979

 /yr
Range: £23K - £27K

£23K

£27K

£22,602 - £26,780 Range

Randox Laboratories
2.5

Randox Laboratories

Lab Technician

£21,686

 /yr
Range: £19K - £386K

£19K

£386K

£18,801 - £386,058 Range

PerkinElmer
3.7

PerkinElmer

Lab Technician - Hourly Contractor

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £12

£9

£12

£9 - £12 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lab Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Lab Technician is £21,626 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Lab Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 588 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lab Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Lab Technician in United Kingdom is £30,169 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lab Technician in United Kingdom is £15,502 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£19,000
per year
A Laboratory Technician in the London Area area reported making £19,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£17,000
per year
A Lab Technician in the Birmingham Area area reported making £17,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
£18,000
per year
A Lab Technician in the London Area area reported making £18,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£17,500
per year
A Laboratory Technician in the Chester Area area reported making £17,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chester Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£22,500
per year
A Lab Technician in the Nottingham Area area reported making £22,500 per year
Job Highlights
Nottingham Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public