A Mid-Career Chemical Engineer earns an average salary of $83,569 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Safety Compliance and Business Development.

$61,094 - $108,918
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MEDIAN: $83,569
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$12.97 - $46.42
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MEDIAN: $36.44
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$61,094 - $108,918  
   
Bonus
$712 - $13,226  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,566  
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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$60,771 - $116,659  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 533
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.97 - $46.42  
   
Hourly Tips
$100.00  
Overtime
$29.80 - $54.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$712 - $13,226  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,566  
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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$60,771 - $116,659  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.
076
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%
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Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer Salaries

Safety Compliance
up arrow 30%

Business Development
up arrow 12%


Process Improvement
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$86,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power
up arrow 8%

Matlab
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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