The average pay for a Chemical Operator with Chemical Process Engineering skills is $20.81 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$41,179 - $78,513
$57K
MEDIAN: $57,391
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$14.49 - $32.16
$14
$21
$32
MEDIAN: $20.81
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$57,391  
   
Bonus
$257.60 - $2,618  
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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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$31,653 - $78,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.49 - $32.16  
   
Overtime
$21.59 - $49.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$257.60 - $2,618  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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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$31,653 - $78,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47

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Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Operator

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

Key Stats for Chemical Operator

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Chemical Operator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 48%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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