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Laboratory Technician hourly salaries in the United Kingdom at NHS

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Average salary
£14.16 per hour
Above national average
Average £14.16
Low £7.10
High £21.35

Salary estimated from 100 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.

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Fast paced stressful but rewarding

Very interesting you learn something new every day. As a trust employee you have access to all the benefits of the NHS such as great holiday allowances, pension scheme and support from Occupational health should you need it.
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High pressure environment,stressful interesting and rewarding. The pathological nature of disease and infection. Time management an essential part of the process and training. A friendly environment that encourages leaning and development. High pressure and stress can be somewhat exhausting,. The people you meet.


Flexible hours in some departments


long hours in other
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How much does a Laboratory Technician make at NHS in the United Kingdom?

Average NHS Laboratory Technician hourly pay in the United Kingdom is approximately £14.16, which is 27% above the national average.

Salary information comes from 347 data points collected directly from employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.

Please note that all salary figures are approximations based upon third party submissions to Indeed. These figures are given to the Indeed users for the purpose of generalised comparison only. Minimum wage may differ by jurisdiction and you should consult the employer for actual salary figures.

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