Median pay for Mid-Career Analytical Chemists lies in the neighborhood of $59K per year. Total cash compensation to Mid-Career Analytical Chemists varies from $42K to $81K; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $9K each. Most Mid-Career Analytical Chemists are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Mid-Career Analytical Chemists making up 51 percent of survey respondents. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$44,109 - $82,709
$44K
$59K
$83K
MEDIAN: $58,641
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$17.23 - $30.25
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MEDIAN: $21.01
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$44,109 - $82,709  
   
Bonus
$309.13 - $8,577  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,292  
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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$41,586 - $81,193  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 243
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$17.23 - $30.25  
   
Overtime
$26.01 - $44.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$309.13 - $8,577  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,292  
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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$41,586 - $81,193  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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Key Stats for Analytical Chemist

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
082
5-9 years
82%
10-19 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Analytical Chemist Salaries

Research Analysis
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National Average
$58,000

Technical Analysis
up arrow 3%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 4%

Data Analysis
up arrow 5%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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