Average Salary for Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) Employees

Headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif., Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) offers a range of employment opportunities in the petroleum, from Corporate Paralegal to Administrative Assistant. An average Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) employee can expect to make $74K per year. Your experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) workers, followed by geography and your job title. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Los Angeles, California 90024


Petroleum, Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction, Petroleum industry


Occidental Chemical Corp

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) for between five and 10 years earn approximately $85K annually on average. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $56K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (39 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make about $106K annually on average.


By state, Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is around $93K per year.


Administrative Assistants represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $53K annually — though Corporate Paralegals also do fairly well at $52K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Paralegal Certificate Holders, who make $52K annually. At Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem), employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at $101K.


When it comes to skills, Distributed Control Systems seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $117K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) is Microsoft Office; nearly one in five of employees use it for work.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) gives paid vacation to one in three employees and paid sick leave to 42 percent. With an eye toward the future, Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) provides health insurance to the vast majority of employees, and a strong majority of workers do receive dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem)


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56 %
$51,762 - $93,350
$85,193 - $127,691
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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