$48,696
Avg. Salary
$20.16
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Is Analytical Chemist your job title? Find out what you're worth.

The average pay for an Analytical Chemist with Research Analysis skills in San Diego, California is $20.16 per hour.

The average pay for an Analytical Chemist with Research Analysis skills in San Diego, California is $48,696 per year.

$0.00
10%
$20.16
50%
$0.00
90%
MEDIAN $20.16
$43k
10%
$49k
50%
$51k
90%
MEDIAN $48,696

Job Description for Analytical Chemist

Analytical chemists are specialized scientists who work to determine the chemical makeup of a variety of substances, both organic and inorganic. They must not only determine what chemical compounds and molecules are contained in a piece of matter, but also the quantities of those chemicals relative to others to discover chemical impurities, analyze unknown samples, and maintain quality control for specific chemical substances and medicines.

Read More...

Analytical Chemist Tasks

  • Use computer-controlled instruments in laboratories to take measurements.
  • Study samples, calibrate and standardize test results, interpret data and report results.
  • Determine the composition and structure of matter.

About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

Analytical Chemist Job Listings

Key Stats for Analytical Chemist

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 17%