The average pay for a Chemical Engineer is Rs 424,819 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. A skill in Chemical Process Engineering is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 179,464 - Rs 1,225,039
Rs 180K
Rs 440K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 443,550
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50%
90%
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Salary Rs 179,464 - Rs 1,225,039
Bonus Rs 2,250 - Rs 101,827
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 103,796
Commission Rs 307,500
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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Rs 181,848 - Rs 1,308,782
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 671

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 Pay By Employer

$0$158K

Dow Chemical Co
34 profiles
$88,669

$89,968

$102,082

$78,170

BASF Corporation
21 profiles
$77,292

3M Company
17 profiles
$79,441

$75,918

$85,837

Uop, LLC
13 profiles
$78,259

BP Amoco
11 profiles
$133,425

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 Rs 383,000 based on 293 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 Rs 661,000 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,210,000 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 Rs 1,169,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 471,213

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
31%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Chemical Engineer Salaries

▲157%

Late-Career
▲148%

▲40%

National Average
Rs 471,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer Salaries


National Average
Rs 471,000




Manufacturing Process Engineering
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
31%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 26%