Experienced Research Chemist Salary

The average Experienced Research Chemist earns approximately $75K per year. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by a large number, and the larger part earn vision coverage. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Experienced Research Chemists making up 53 percent of survey respondents. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Research Chemists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$50,778 - $107,025
MEDIAN: $73,203

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Salary $50,778 - $107,025
Bonus $964 - $10,365
Profit Sharing $1,450
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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).
$52,298 - $110,212
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 55

Research Chemist Job Listings

Key Stats for Research Chemist


42 %
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Research Chemist Salaries

Research Analysis

Material Science

National Average

Product Development

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.


42 %
58 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 16%