Average Chemical Engineer Salary in United Kingdom

£31,853
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£2,933
Bonus
£1,750
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Chemical Engineer in United Kingdom is £31,853.
10%
£23k
MEDIAN
£32k
90%
£59k
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Salary
£23k - £59k
Bonus
£484 - £10k
Profit Sharing
£203 - £30k
Total Pay
£23k - £65k

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Popular Skills for Chemical Engineer

Skills in Chemical Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Process Improvement, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Engineer

An entry-level Chemical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £27,232 based on 39 salaries. An early career Chemical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £30,521 based on 122 salaries. A mid-career Chemical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £39,798 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £51,112 based on 42 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £53,000.
Employees with Chemical Engineer in their job title in Aberdeen, Scotland: Aberdeen earn an average of 41.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (38.1% more) and Oxford, England: Oxfordshire (22.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Belfast, Northern Ireland: Belfast (24.8% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 271 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.4%
Early Career
45.0%
Mid Career
18.5%
Experienced
15.5%
Late Career
6.6%

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