The average pay for a Late-Career Research Chemist is $82,805 per year. A skill in Material Science is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.
Late-Career Research Chemist Total Pay (?
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$51,142 - $122,123
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$51,142 - $122,123  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,255  
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $9,000  
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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$51,847 - $127,706  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 110
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Research Chemist Salaries

Material Science
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Research Analysis
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National Average
$84,000
Product Development
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Gender
Female
43%
female alumni
 
Male
57%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 13%
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