£31,942
Avg. Salary
£20.75
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£2,035

Bonus

£1,750

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Chemical Engineer is £20.75 per hour.

The average pay for a Chemical Engineer is £31,942 per year.

£7.05
10%
£20.75
50%
£89.40
90%
MEDIAN £20.75
£23k
10%
£32k
50%
£61k
90%
MEDIAN £31,942
£22,874 - £61,376
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£32K
£61K
MEDIAN: £31,942
10%
50%
90%
£7.05 - £89.40
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MEDIAN: £20.75
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£0£68K
Salary £22,874 - £61,376
Bonus £321 - £6,064
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £19,574
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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£22,778 - £68,934
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 279
Hourly Data £0£89
Hourly Rate £7.05 - £89.40
Overtime £29.48
Annual Data £0£68K
Bonus £321 - £6,064
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £19,574
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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£22,778 - £68,934
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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.

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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 ₤30,000 based on 116 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 ₤41,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤51,000 based on 37 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 ₤75,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

2%

National Average: £33,124

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Chemical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲126%

▲54%

▲24%

National Average
₤33,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer Salaries


National Average
₤33,000




Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 16%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 47%