Average Early-Career Research Chemist Salary in Canada

C$52,172
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The average salary for an Early-Career Research Chemist in Canada is C$52,172.
10%
C$39k
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C$52k
90%
C$85k
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C$39k - C$85k
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C$302 - C$3k
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C$38k - C$85k

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Job Description for Research Chemist

Research Chemist Tasks
  • Design, develop, and characterize novel synthetic products and processes.
  • Create and maintain product development strategies, documentation and progress reports.
  • Keep up to date on current research and technologies.
  • Observe, analyze, calculate and evaluate results from laboratory work to improve processes and communicate data.

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Chemist

An entry-level Research Chemist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$45,000 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Research Chemist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$71,782 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Research Chemist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,000 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$74,000.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Entry Level
27.1%
Mid Career
45.8%
Experienced
16.7%
Late Career
10.4%