ANALYTICAL CHEMIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$68,000
$48,000
Min 10%
$68,000
Median 50%
$96,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Flint Hills Resources LP
Highest Paying City
Cambridge, MA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does an analytical chemist make?
Analytical Chemists in America make an average salary of $68,362 per year or $32.87 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $96,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $48,000 per year. Professional companies and Pharmaceutical companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Maine, Washington, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island are some of the states with the best Analytical Chemist salaries in the US. The typical employment in the position spans 3.2 years.
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Average Analytical Chemist Salary By Company

Analytical Chemists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Pharmaceutical companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Flint Hills Resources LP and Mallinckrodt are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Monsanto and Becton Dickinson and Company pay their Analytical Chemists very well.

Average Analytical Chemist Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Analytical Chemist in the United States is $68,362 per year or $32.87 per hour. The top city when it comes to Analytical Chemist salaries is Cambridge, MA at $71,017 per year. The average entry-level salary in Cambridge, MA is $48,000. Some of the states with the best Analytical Chemist salaries are Maine, Washington, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New Jersey. The lowest earning states are Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Utah.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cambridge, MA
$71,017
2
Holbrook, NY
$69,868
3
Rahway, NJ
$69,221
4
Levittown, PA
$68,762
5
Eden Prairie, MN
$67,739

Average Analytical Chemist Salary By Industry

Analytical Chemist salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Construction companies, Hospitality companies, and Pharmaceutical companies pay their Analytical Chemists well. Salaries for Analytical Chemists in Construction companies average $71,033 annually, while Hospitality companies and Pharmaceutical companies pay $70,741 and $70,339, respectively. At $63,213, the average salary for Analytical Chemists in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Construction
$71,033
2
Hospitality
$70,741
3
Pharmaceutical
$70,339
4
Manufacturing
$69,538
5
Health Care
$65,259

RECENTLY ADDED Analytical Chemist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cortech
Analytical Chemist
10/31/2019
$48,001
Dickinson State University
Analytical Chemist
10/03/2019
$60,000
Randstad
Analytical Chemist
09/19/2019
$59,438
Kelly Services
Analytical Chemist
09/12/2019
$52,175
Kelly Services
Analytical Chemist
09/11/2019
$83,480
Kelly Services
Analytical Chemist
09/05/2019
$41,740
Dickinson State University
Analytical Chemist
08/15/2019
$60,000
Kelly Services
Analytical Chemist
08/14/2019
$58,436
Kelly Scientific Resources
Analytical Chemist
08/04/2019
$48,001
Kelly Services
Analytical Chemist
07/19/2019
$37,566
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