C$66,029
Avg. Salary
C$28.50
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$4,887

Bonus

C$1,952

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Chemical Engineer is C$28.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Chemical Engineer is C$66,029 per year.

C$14.54
10%
C$28.50
50%
C$52.12
90%
MEDIAN C$28.50
C$48k
10%
C$66k
50%
C$98k
90%
MEDIAN C$66,029
C$47,987 - C$98,468
C$48K
C$66K
C$98K
MEDIAN: C$66,029
10%
50%
90%
C$14.54 - C$52.12
C$15
C$28
C$52
MEDIAN: C$28.50
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$103K
Salary C$47,987 - C$98,468
Bonus C$0.00 - C$15,101
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$8,170
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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C$44,952 - C$103,278
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 353
Hourly Data C$0C$58
Hourly Rate C$14.54 - C$52.12
Hourly Tips C$2.50
Overtime C$0.00 - C$58.72
Annual Data C$0C$103K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$15,101
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$8,170
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).
)
C$44,952 - C$103,278
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Chemical Engineer

Chemical engineers apply their knowledge of various chemical properties to develop new chemical substances (such as fuels, lubricants, or cleaning solvents) or improve and existing ones. They may also serve as troubleshooters by helping to examine and improve industrial processes using the application of better chemical systems.

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Chemical Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$159K

$87,316

$101,714

Dow Chemical Co
32 profiles
$92,867

$81,558

$81,542

BASF Corporation
14 profiles
$85,814

$85,511

3M Company
13 profiles
$83,824

Uop, LLC
13 profiles
$78,259

$77,168

Chemical Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Chemical Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Chemical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Chemical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 143 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chemical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$73,000 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$92,000 based on 31 salaries. A Chemical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$102,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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19%

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-16%

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National Average: C$66,933

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Chemical Engineer Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Chemical Engineer?

Chemical Engineer in Vaughan:
Stay away from petroleum.

Chemical Engineer in Toronto:
"Deskwork."
Lots of desk work involved I wish I knew this before hand.

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Chemical Engineer Salaries

▲53%

▲37%

▲9%

National Average
C$67,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer Salaries


National Average
C$67,000





Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 15%