Average Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) Salary in San Diego, California

$72,890
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The average salary for a Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) in San Diego, California is $72,890.
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$70k
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$73k
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$77k
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MEDIAN $72,890
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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.

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

Employees with Chemical Engineer, Research & Development (R&D) in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 90.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Buffalo, New York (70.7% more) and Houston, Texas (64.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6 survey responses.
Early Career
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