Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Inorganic Chemist is $59,994
What Do Inorganic Chemists Do?
Most chemicals that we think of are what are known as organic compounds; they contain carbon and hydrogen. A smaller number of substances, however, are made up of only minerals. These are what an inorganic chemist works with. Typically, this person works in research or materials development roles in a company in a laboratory environment. Companies, such as manufacturers of tech and computer components will have inorganic chemists, as will companies that make solvents, adhesives, lubricants, and …Read more
- Develop and produce chemical substances.
- Coordinate with other teams and departments to meet production timelines.
- Test, evaluate, and improve current substances and products.