The average salary for a Chemical Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering skills in United Kingdom is £32,024.
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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. Many chemical engineers work for industrial companies which develop products directly related to chemical compounds. In this setting, they may work in product developme…Read more
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Popular Skills for Chemical Engineer
Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design, 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 £26,332 based on 16 salaries. An early career Chemical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £30,382 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Chemical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £39,312 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £50,868 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £56,000.
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Employees with Chemical Engineer in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 20.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Belfast, Northern Ireland: Belfast (25.2% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (1.9% less).
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