Mid-Career Analytical Chemist Salary

Median pay for Mid-Career Analytical Chemists is around $60K annually. Total cash compensation to Mid-Career Analytical Chemists bottoms out near $42K and approaches $81K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $8K from bonuses and almost $9K from profit sharing. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Male Mid-Career Analytical Chemists are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 51 percent of the field. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$44,468 - $82,959
$44K
$60K
$83K
MEDIAN: $60,002
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$17.20 - $30.32
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MEDIAN: $21.45
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$44,468 - $82,959  
   
Bonus
$405.47 - $8,344  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,808  
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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$41,805 - $81,416  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 229
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$17.20 - $30.32  
   
Overtime
$25.52 - $44.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$405.47 - $8,344  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,808  
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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$41,805 - $81,416  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61

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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 44 votes.
5-9 years
81%
10-19 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Analytical Chemist Salaries

Research Analysis
▲2%

National Average
$59,000

Technical Analysis
▼4%

Troubleshooting
▼5%

Data Analysis
▼6%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 13%