The average pay for a Chemist is Rs 213,051 per year. A skill in Quality Assurance / Quality Control is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

Rs 116,121 - Rs 477,375
Rs 120K
Rs 210K
Rs 480K
MEDIAN: Rs 212,021
10%
50%
90%
Rs 113 - Rs 2,000
Rs 300
MEDIAN: Rs 300
50%
Rs 0Rs 501K
Salary Rs 116,121 - Rs 477,375
Bonus Rs 1,978 - Rs 50,145
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 115,624
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 117,831 - Rs 501,312
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 472
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 2K
Hourly Rate Rs 300
Hourly Tips Rs 5.00
Overtime Rs 31.34 - Rs 206
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 501K
Bonus Rs 1,978 - Rs 50,145
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 115,624
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 117,831 - Rs 501,312
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Chemist

Chemists most often work in a lab setting of some sort. They maintain, troubleshoot, and use various instruments, equipment, and software tools utilized for chemical analysis and processing. Analytical techniques used by chemists include high-pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC), gas chromatography (GC), and titration techniques. Strong data interpretation and analytical skills are required to be a chemist, as often times chemists are responsible for interpreting and analyzing data and equipment logs from other laboratory members. He or she needs to accurately report and track ingredient yields, quality measures, and occasionally microbiological results in addition to other key data sets. When necessary, the chemist must show an aptitude for experimental design. Additionally, chemists collect and document quality assurance test data, including testing formulations, substrates, and reagents. Chemists also must be very attentive to detail, especially since certain analytical tasks may be completely ruined with the slightest error.

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Chemist Tasks

  • Collect and document quality assurance test data, including testing formulations, substrates and reagents.
  • Interpret and analyze data and equipment logs from other laboratory members.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot, and use instruments, equipment and software tools.

Common Career Paths for Chemist


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Pay by Experience Level for Chemist

Pay by Experience for a Chemist has a positive trend. An entry-level Chemist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 209,000 based on 186 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chemist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 347,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Chemist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 360,000 based on 13 salaries. A Chemist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 565,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 224,951

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

Chemist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Chemist?

Chemist in Rudrapur:
"I am a good employ of my company."
Pros: I am like chalegeing work nd hard work.
Cons: My work is no probulam but keep dust distance of my body.

Chemist in Indian:
"Lifesaver"
Pros: Supply safe and potable water to the public.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Chemist

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Chemist Salaries

Late-Career
▲151%

Experienced
▲60%

Mid-Career
▲54%

National Average
Rs 225,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Chemist Salaries

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲54%

National Average
Rs 225,000

Chemist
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 35%