A Mid-Career Research Chemist earns an average salary of $63,743 per year.

$46,970 - $98,371
$47K
$64K
$98K
MEDIAN: $63,743
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$19.84 - $32.53
$20
$25
$33
MEDIAN: $25.45
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$46,970 - $98,371  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $10,168  
Profit Sharing
$3,550  
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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$48,528 - $99,759  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 124
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$19.84 - $32.53  
   
Overtime
$36.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $10,168  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,550  
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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$48,528 - $99,759  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Key Stats for Research Chemist

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
082
5-9 years
82%
10-19 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Research Chemist Salaries

Material Science
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Product Development
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Research Analysis
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National Average
$65,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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