Average Experienced Senior Chemical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary

$110,097
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,860
Bonus
$4,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Senior Chemical Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $110,097.
10%
$87k
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$110k
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$141k
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MEDIAN $110,097
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Salary
$87k - $141k
Bonus
$3k - $27k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$89k - $173k

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Job Description for Senior Chemical Engineer

Senior Chemical Engineer Tasks
  • Develop, test, and validate processes to create desired products, focused on quality and regulatory compliance.
  • Select, test, maintain, and upgrade equipment and safety procedures.
  • Scale production processes from prototype to full manufacturing capacity.

Career Paths

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Senior Chemical Engineer
Process Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Chemical Engineer

Skills in Chemical Process Engineering and Technical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Process Improvement, Simulation and Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Chemical Engineer

An early career Senior Chemical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $86,463 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Senior Chemical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,878 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $124,011.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 52 survey responses.
Early Career
28.8%
Mid Career
42.3%
Late Career
28.8%