Average Salary for Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) Employees

Los Angeles, Calif.-based Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) hires for positions ranging from Corporate Paralegal to Administrative Assistant in the petroleum. The average Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) employee earns $74K annually. How long you've been working plays the largest role in compensation at Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem), but geography and your role at the company affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. 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

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $56K per year on average. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $85K annually. The greater proportion of employees (39 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of around $106K per year.


Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) workers in California earn the most — approximately $93K annually on average.


The highest paychecks go to Administrative Assistants, who earn an average $53K per year, closely trailed by Corporate Paralegals (about $52K) annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $52K per year for Paralegal Certificate Holders, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The best paid folks at Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) have a Bachelor's Degree, earning $101K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Distributed Control Systems; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $117K per year. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Office; on the survey, approximately one in five of workers named it in their skills portfolios.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about one in three respondents receiving paid vacation and just over two-fifths of workers receiving sick leave. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. For the vast majority of employees, benefits include health insurance, and a fair number of employees get dental coverage, too. A few more workplace perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a company cell phone.

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Key Stats for Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem)


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$51,762 - $93,350
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