The average pay for a Chemist is C$52,415 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$35,630 - C$79,963
C$36K
C$53K
C$80K
MEDIAN: C$52,592
10%
50%
90%
C$14.85 - C$30.87
C$15
C$20
C$31
MEDIAN: C$20.28
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$79K
Salary C$35,630 - C$79,963
Bonus C$0.00 - C$10,241
Profit Sharing C$1,300
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$35,192 - C$79,248
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 181
Hourly Data C$0C$115
Hourly Rate C$14.85 - C$30.87
Overtime C$1.48 - C$115.15
Annual Data C$0C$79K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$10,241
Profit Sharing C$1,300
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$35,192 - C$79,248
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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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 C$46,000 based on 120 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 C$57,000 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Chemist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 50 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 C$71,000 based on 22 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$51,703

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Key Stats for Chemist

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Chemist Salaries

Late-Career
▲37%

▲21%

▲9%

National Average
C$52,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Chemist Salaries

Data Analysis
▲7%

HPLC
▲5%


National Average
C$52,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 12%
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