The average salary for a Chemical Engineer with Process Improvement skills is $76,513 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$59,226 - $114,565
$59K
$77K
$110K
MEDIAN: $76,513
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$17.31 - $47.40
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$47
MEDIAN: $30.46
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,226 - $114,565  
   
Bonus
$502 - $13,478  
Profit Sharing
$776 - $9,863  
Commission
$20,000  
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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$59,127 - $121,174  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 426
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.31 - $47.40  
   
Overtime
$31.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$502 - $13,478  
   
Commission
$20,000  
Profit Sharing
$776 - $9,863  
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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$59,127 - $121,174  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $79,626

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 72 votes.
046
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Chemical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 73%

Experienced
up arrow 30%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$80,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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