Doctor of Medical Laboratory Science Salary in Ghana

Welcome to Ghana Insider. In this article we are going to give you the exact salary of doctor of medical laboratory science in Ghana.

Medical laboratory scientists are trained to perform test and conduct clinical investigations in the medical laboratory whether in or outside of the clinical setting (hospital).

In our previous post, we discussed Medical Doctors Salary in Ghana, Nurse’s Salary and Midwives salary. This post is going to give you all the details you need to know about doctor of medical laboratory salary in Ghana.

Laboratory technicians performs tests pertaining to virology, microbiology, parasitology and many more. Their tests actually help medical doctors to full diagnose a patient at the hospital.

This makes their work very relevant in the hospital.

But the question is, how much do they earn monthly and annually for their work?

READ ALSO:  Ghana Navy Salary 2020. Full Details

In Ghana, the more your years of experience as a public service worker, the higher your pay or salary. This implies that Doctor of Medical laboratory sciences will definitely earn more than medical laboratory scientist and lab technicians.

Table of Contents

Who is a doctor of medical laboratory sciences?

A medical lab scientist who has furthered his education to attain a doctorate degree. Such a person obviously has amassed a lot of clinical and work experience and so will be paid higher.

Salary structure and description

The salary consists of the single spine salary, allowances and income tax waiver.

Deductions made

Income tax, Social security contribution (SSNIT) and association fund are the deductions made from the salary of medical laboratory sciences.

Monthly salary of doctor of medical laboratory sciences

The average salary ranges from GHS 2,810.00 – GHS 4,238.00.

The amount stated above may vary from one facility to the other. Some facilities give allowances to its workers. Example of such allowances may include fuel allowance, rent allowance and a lot more.

READ ALSO:  Midwife Salary in Ghana 2020. View Here

Annual salary

GHS 35,000.00 – GHS 56,000.00


Aside monthly pay given medical laboratory scientist, there might be direct bonuses coming in from the facility in which they are working.

Considering the amount paid them, it is considerably manageable.

However, due to the high rate of living in recent times, most government sector workers opt for a second job or start a business.

Doctor of Medical Laboratory Science Salary in Ghana 2
Editorial Team
This is the official admin account for Ghana Insider. We cover everything general in Ghana. Feel free to contact us for advertisements, endorsement, shout outs and more. Email: [email protected] or visit our homepage:


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here
READ ALSO:  Medical Doctors Salary in Ghana 2020. Full Details

Check These Out

Big Shaq Net Worth

Big Shaq is a British actor, comedian and rapper. He was born Michael Dapaah on 10th August, 1991 in Croydon, South London. He was born...

Tyler Perry Net Worth.

Tyler Perry is an American actor, writer, producer and director. He was born Emmitt Perry Junior on September 13, 1969. Perry created and performs the...

Imani Ayew Net Worth

Imani Ayew is the fourth born and only daughter of the Ghanaian football hero Abedi Pele. For so many years, it is only the...

Davido Net Worth

Davido is a Nigerian musician, songwriter and record producer. He was born David Adedeji Adeleke on the 21st of November, 1992 (Making Him 28)....
- Advertisement -Doctor of Medical Laboratory Science Salary in Ghana 3
error: Respect yourself