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Research & Development (R&D) Director, Chemical Salary

A Research & Development (R&D) Director, Chemical earns an average salary of $139,309 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$86,007 - $172,130
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$86K
$140K
$170K
MEDIAN: $139,308
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$86,007 - $172,130  
   
Bonus
$4,650 - $47,000  
Profit Sharing
$600 - $12,000  
Total Pay (?
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$92,548 - $206,046  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 86

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Job Description for Research & Development (R&D) Director, Chemical

  • Drive accountability, consistency, quality, and process standardization across all phases of research and development.
  • In accordance with company objectives develop and monitor research plans and budgets for R&D projects, ensuring projects are completed on time and within cost objectives.
  • Direct the Research and Development (R&D) program, from new product proposal to commercialization.
  • Improve existing chemical processes and products with lower cost ingredients and more efficient formulas and procedures.

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Experience Affects Research & Development (R&D) Director, Chemical Salaries

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National Average
$153,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
55%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 7%
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