Experienced Research Chemist Salary

Experienced Research Chemists can expect wages of $73K per year on average. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Male Experienced Research Chemists are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 58 percent of the field. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$54,133 - $101,949
$54K
$73K
$100K
MEDIAN: $73,137
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$54,133 - $101,949  
   
Bonus
$986 - $19,574  
Profit Sharing
$7,000  
Total Pay (?
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$53,946 - $105,958  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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Key Stats for Research Chemist

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Research Chemist Salaries

Research Analysis
▲3%

National Average
$75,000

Material Science
▼3%

Product Development
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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