The average salary for a Chemical Engineer in Calgary, Alberta is C$58,555 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft Office and Microsoft Word. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$50,916 - C$146,939
C$51K
C$81K
C$150K
MEDIAN: C$81,052
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$152K
Salary C$50,916 - C$146,939
Bonus C$970 - C$30,913
Profit Sharing C$5,000
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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C$50,453 - C$152,292
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

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 Tasks

  • Develops safety procedures for those working close to possible chemical reactions.
  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Conducts research to develop new and improved chemical manufacturing processes.
  • Performs density, gravity, and pressure tests at various stages of production.

Chemical Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Chemical Engineer

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Chemical Engineer Salaries

▲20%

▲16%

National Average
C$84,000

▼29%

Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer Salaries

National Average
C$84,000





Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 12%