Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Sr. Chemist is $71,140
What Do Sr. Chemists Do?
The senior chemist performs analytical testing for their employer using approved methods, procedures, corporate policies, and current industry standards. Senior chemists also review quality assurance documentation, assess data compliance/validity with the quality control department, and ensure all the work is performed and documented accurately and in compliance with internal procedures and regulatory requirements.
The senior chemist is expected to work independently and as part of a team to …Read more
- Design, develop, and test formulations or compounds.
- Optimize processes for production of desired chemical agents.
- Write standard operating procedures, safety materials, and laboratory reports.
- Operate, maintain, troubleshoot, and test laboratory equipment and relevant documentation.