Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Process Development Chemist is $68,700
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Process Development Chemists?
An early career Process Development Chemist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,677 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Process Development Chemist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 7 salaries.
What Do Process Development Chemists Do?
A process development chemist plays an important role in developing new and more effective ways of carrying out analyses and tests and recording results to improve current processes and their cost-efficiency. A good deal of troubleshooting may be necessary, so applicants should certainly be patient, detail-oriented, and vast knowledge of various testing techniques. Experience with developing designs, system-testing and evaluation, and interpretation of advanced systems will need to be …Read more
- Manage all phases of process development from lab to full scale manufacturing of products.
- Responsible for new product scale-up, process development and optimization, technology transfer and process validation activities.
- Develop and recommend process improvements and new technologies to achieve cost effectiveness and improve product quality.
- Act as subject matter expert in process design and engineering.