Average Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with Chemical Process Engineering Skills Salary

$78,000
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$5,946
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The average salary for a Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with Chemical Process Engineering skills is $78,000.
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$61k
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$78k
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$133k
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MEDIAN $78,000
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Salary
$61k - $133k
Bonus
$811 - $18k
Total Pay
$61k - $144k

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

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.

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

Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Product Development.

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

An entry-level Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,067 based on 6 salaries. An early career Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,259 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,136 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,202 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $139,500.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 49 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.2%
Early Career
26.5%
Mid Career
40.8%
Experienced
10.2%
Late Career
10.2%