Mid-Career Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Salary

The average Mid-Career Research & Development Chemical Engineer earns approximately $77K annually. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Nearly all claim medical and dental insurance and most get vision coverage. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Mid-Career Research & Development Chemical Engineers who answered the questionnnaire. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$60,478 - $103,164
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$77K
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MEDIAN: $77,038
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$60,478 - $103,164  
   
Bonus
$1,454 - $9,967  
Profit Sharing
$1,600  
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$59,215 - $107,719  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D)

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
5-9 years
84%
10-19 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲8%

Microsoft Excel
▲4%

Microsoft Word
▲4%

National Average
$77,000

Chemical Process Engineering
▼11%

Product Development
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 86%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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