The average pay for a Chemist is C$51,599 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$38,893 - C$80,404
C$39K
C$52K
C$80K
MEDIAN: C$51,598
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50%
90%

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C$14.76 - C$30.31
C$15
C$20
C$30
MEDIAN: C$20
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$38,893 - C$80,404  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,967  
Profit Sharing
C$600  
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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C$35,436 - C$79,891  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 162
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$50C$100C$150
Hourly Rate
C$14.76 - C$30.31  
   
Overtime
C$1.51 - C$115.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$100KC$200KC$300K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,967  
   
Profit Sharing
C$600  
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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C$35,436 - C$79,891  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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Pay by Experience Level for Chemist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$51,023

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Key Stats for Chemist

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Chemist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 34%


Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
C$51,000


Skills That Affect Chemist Salaries

Data Analysis
up arrow 8%

HPLC
up arrow 7%

Research Analysis
up arrow 4%

National Average
C$51,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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