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Doctorate (PhD), Chemistry Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Chemistry Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K
Chemist
30 salaries
$48,962 - $127,233  
  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
29 salaries
$70,000 - $135,379  
Sr. Chemist
25 salaries
$67,168 - $120,282  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
20 salaries
$72,673 - $124,516  
Research Chemist
18 salaries
$54,486 - $135,905  
Research Scientist
17 salaries
$41,535 - $116,666  
Principal Scientist
15 salaries
$82,414 - $139,600  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 464

Key Stats

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %
Salary
$49,316 - $117,727
Salary
$61,355 - $123,932
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 52 votes.
$79,654 - $144,039
$61,584 - $123,347
$48,936 - $144,217
$55,752 - $113,641
$43,288 - $152,605
$81,000 - $119,096
$110,000

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