CHIEF CHEMIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$84,000
$49,000
Min 10%
$84,000
Median 50%
$143,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Freeport-McMoRan
Highest Paying City
Bethlehem, PA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
5.3 years
How much does a chief chemist make?
Chief Chemists in the US make on average $84,510 annually or $40.63 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $144,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $49,000 per year. Most Chief Chemist jobs are in Hospitality companies and Manufacturing companies. Some of the states with the best Chief Chemist salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and Iowa. The typical employment for a Chief Chemist is 5.3 years.
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Average Chief Chemist Salary By Company

If you are a Chief Chemist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Chief Chemists are in Hospitality companies and Manufacturing companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Chief Chemists are Freeport-McMoRan and M. A. Patout & Son, Ltd..

Average Chief Chemist Salary By Location

As a Chief Chemist in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $84,510 per year or $40.63 per hour. Bethlehem, PA reports the highest annual salary for Chief Chemists at 86,688. Not only that, Bethlehem, PA also has an average entry-level salary of $50,000. North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and Iowa are the highest paying states. Florida, California, and Utah have the lowest Chief Chemist salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Bethlehem, PA
$86,688
2
Houston, TX
$80,700
3
Jeanerette, LA
$75,023
4
Tucson, AZ
$68,946
5
Safford, AZ
$67,300

Average Chief Chemist Salary By Industry

Wages for Chief Chemists can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Utilities companies, Hospitality companies, and Professional companies pay their Chief Chemists well. Salaries for Chief Chemists in Utilities companies average $100,934 annually, while Hospitality companies and Professional companies pay $88,055 and $87,496, respectively. The types of companies that pay Chief Chemists the least are in the Automotive industry, where the average annual salary is $80,035.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Utilities
$100,934
2
Hospitality
$88,055
3
Professional
$87,496
4
Manufacturing
$80,465
5
Automotive
$80,035

RECENTLY ADDED Chief Chemist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Alphatech Holdings LLC
Chief Chemist
03/15/2019
$90,000
SINO Lion USA LLC
Chief Chemist
03/12/2019
$95,000