$77,761
Avg. Salary
$23.75
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,879

Bonus

$4,675

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) is $23.75 per hour.

The average pay for a Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) is $77,761 per year.

$15.57
10%
$23.75
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$46.07
90%
MEDIAN $23.75
$59k
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$78k
50%
$129k
90%
MEDIAN $77,761
$59,075 - $128,677
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MEDIAN: $77,761
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$0$142K
Salary $59,075 - $128,677
Bonus $579 - $19,392
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $24,658
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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$57,137 - $142,173
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 238
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $15.57 - $46.07
Overtime $29.40
Annual Data $0$142K
Bonus $579 - $19,392
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $24,658
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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$57,137 - $142,173
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

Job Description for Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D)

Chemical engineers in research and development (R&D) are responsible for researching, developing, and applying necessary chemical processes to create a wide range of items for both commercial and industrial uses. Most jobs in this field focus on researching and developing chemicals, as well as methods for producing and testing them, and using industry-specific software tools to judge the quality of methods and results of chemical development.

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Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Tasks
  • Oversee production environment, and track metrics like temperature, flow rate and electricity usage.
  • Propose, design, and oversee solutions for chemical process issues.
  • Optimize day-to-day processes while considering environmental and supply variables.
  • Maintain engineering documentation, with emphasis on compliance with engineering codes and standards.

Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Pay By Employer

$0$126K

$88,778

Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D)

Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D)

Pay by Experience for a Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) has a positive trend. An entry-level Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 91 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $115,000 based on 19 salaries. A Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $138,000 based on 15 salaries.

Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D)?

Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) in Littleton:
Pros: The variety of work topics to work on
Cons: Communication and employee appreciation

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D)

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

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Experience Affects Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Salaries

Late-Career
▲75%

Experienced
▲46%

National Average
$79,000

▼2%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Salaries

National Average
$79,000



Engineering Design
▼7%



Product Development
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 9%