The average pay for a Mid-Career Chemist is $53,024 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Mid-Career Chemist Total Pay (?
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$40,337 - $76,019
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MEDIAN: $53,023
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Mid-Career Chemist Total Pay (?
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$15.04 - $27.42
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$40,337 - $76,019  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,112  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,350  
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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$38,775 - $75,929  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 570
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.04 - $27.42  
   
Overtime
$21.39 - $40.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,112  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,350  
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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$38,775 - $75,929  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 570
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Houston
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$53,000
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Chemist Salaries

Research Analysis
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Product Development
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Data Analysis
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Technical Analysis
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National Average
$53,000
Quality Assurance / Quality Control
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Gender
Female
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female alumni
 
Male
62%
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Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 8%
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