Entry-Level Research Chemist Salary

An Entry-Level Research Chemist earns an average salary of $56,539 per year.

$40,345 - $85,809
$40K
$57K
$86K
MEDIAN: $56,539
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$15.00 - $26.43
$15
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $20.39
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$40,345 - $85,809  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,035  
Profit Sharing
$803 - $5,410  
Total Pay (?
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$39,484 - $88,316  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 280
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $26.43  
   
Overtime
$26.26 - $37.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,035  
   
Profit Sharing
$803 - $5,410  
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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$39,484 - $88,316  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $55,764

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Key Stats for Research Chemist

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Research Chemist Salaries

Material Science
▲9%

Product Development
▼0%

National Average
$56,000


Data Analysis
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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