Average Laboratory Tester Salary in Australia

Annual Base Salary - $83,849.00/year

The average annual salary of Laboratory Tester is $83,849.00


The maximum salary range is between $88,290.00 and $101,534.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Average Hourly Pay - $24.62/hour

The average hourly pay of Laboratory Tester is $24.62.


The starting hourly rate is between $15.00 and $17.51 for Laboratory Tester whereas the maximum hourly wage is between $40.33 and $46.00.

Minimum Hourly PayMaximum Hourly Pay
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  • Currency : AUD
  • Annual Salary : $83,849.00
  • Hourly Pay : $24.62
  • Weekly Pay : $1,566.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $3,131.00
  • Monthly Salary : $6,784.00

Laboratory Tester Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Laboratory Tester. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, male employees are involved significantly more as Laboratory Tester compared to female. Their involvement is 53% while of female is only 47%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Laboratory Tester salary in Australia on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Laboratory Tester having experience between 1-4 years, their salary is around $23.50.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Laboratory Tester salary would increase again to a total of $24.24, adding $0.74 from the last salary increase.

Prominent Skills Affecting Laboratory Tester Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Laboratory Tester's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Laboratory Tester when hired by an employer. The skill that is required for Laboratory Tester is Quality Assurance / Quality Control that affects the salary by 31%.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Laboratory Tester. Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $82,172.00 whereas the highest earning is $83,849.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Mid Carrer person will earn the maximum salary of $83,849.00 at 0%. So to summerize, Early Career earns 2% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 0% less than the average salary.

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