A Chemist with Process Improvement skills earns an average salary of $53,688 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$40,866 - $80,474
$41K
$54K
$80K
MEDIAN: $53,688
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.79 - $25.61
$15
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $19.10
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,866 - $80,474  
   
Bonus
$196.37 - $6,698  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $4,438  
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).
)
$38,803 - $79,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 193
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $25.61  
   
Overtime
$18.78 - $39.02  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$196.37 - $6,698  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $4,438  
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).
)
$38,803 - $79,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Chemist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Chemist

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

Key Stats for Chemist

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 74 votes.
054
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Chemist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 27%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 13%
ADVERTISEMENT