A Chemist earns an average salary of AU$60,125 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$49,156 - AU$81,316
AU$49K
AU$60K
AU$81K
MEDIAN: AU$60,103
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50%
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AU$17.88 - AU$35.35
AU$18
AU$28
AU$35
MEDIAN: AU$27.50
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AU$0AU$81K
Salary AU$49,156 - AU$81,316
Bonus AU$255.32 - AU$6,040
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$47,913 - AU$79,764
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 96
Hourly Data AU$0AU$43
Hourly Rate AU$17.88 - AU$35.35
Overtime AU$32.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$79K
Bonus AU$255.32 - AU$6,040
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$47,913 - AU$79,764
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay by Experience Level for Chemist

Pay by Experience for a Chemist has a positive trend. An entry-level Chemist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$57,000 based on 58 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chemist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Chemist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$70,000 based on 23 salaries. A Chemist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$87,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$60,496

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Chemist

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Chemist Salaries

Late-Career
▲44%

▲17%

▲3%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼6%

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 89%
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