The average salary for a Sr. Chemist is £32,394.
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Job Description for Sr. Chemist
The senior chemist performs analytical testing for their employer using approved methods, procedures, corporate policies, and current industry standards. Senior chemists also review quality assurance documentation, assess data compliance/validity with the quality control department, and ensure all the work is performed and documented accurately and in compliance with internal procedures and regulatory requirements. The senior chemist is expected to work independently and as part of a team to a…Read more
Sr. Chemist Tasks
- Design, develop, and test formulations or compounds.
- Optimize processes for production of desired chemical agents.
- Write standard operating procedures, safety materials, and laboratory reports.
- Operate, maintain, troubleshoot, and test laboratory equipment and relevant documentation.
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Popular Skills for Sr. Chemist
Skills in Problem Solving, Product Development and Research Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Analysis and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Chemist
An early career Sr. Chemist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £29,676 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Sr. Chemist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £32,540 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Sr. Chemist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £37,440 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £36,500.
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