Analytical Chemist in Houston, Texas Salary

An Analytical Chemist in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $71,000 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Quality Assurance / Quality Control and Research Analysis.

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Q: What is it like working in Houston?

Analytical Chemist in Houston:
"XRF Applications Specialist."
Pros: Houston is a good city to live and has lots of opportunities.
Cons: Commute can be slow.

Key Stats for Analytical Chemist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Analytical Chemist Salaries

Experienced
▲18%

National Average
$60,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Analytical Chemist Salaries

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲32%

Research Analysis
▲26%

Technical Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$60,000

Data Analysis
▼10%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None:
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