QUALITY CONTROL CHEMIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$61,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$61,000
Median 50%
$83,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bayer
Highest Paying City
North Andover, MA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a quality control chemist make?
Quality Control Chemists in America make an average salary of $61,542 per year or $29.59 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $83,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $45,000 per year. Most Quality Control Chemist jobs are in Professional companies and Pharmaceutical companies. The best states for high paying Quality Control Chemist jobs are Maine, Alaska, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. The typical tenure for a Quality Control Chemist is 2.8 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Chemist
$66,659

Average Quality Control Chemist Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Quality Control Chemist makes. Most Quality Control Chemist jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Quality Control Chemists are Bayer and Eisai. Companies like Avantor and Teligent also report very competitive wages for Quality Control Chemists.

Average Quality Control Chemist Salary By Location

Quality Control Chemists in the US makes an average salary of $61,542 per year or $29.59 per hour. Working in North Andover, MA as a Quality Control Chemist will pay you the highest wages at around $64,941 per year. The North Andover, MA average entry-level salary for Quality Control Chemists is $46,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Quality Control Chemist salaries are Maine, Alaska, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. On the other hand, Kansas, South Dakota, Iowa, Colorado, and Nebraska report the lowest wages for Quality Control Chemists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
North Andover, MA
$64,941
2
Central Islip, NY
$63,760
3
Elizabeth, NJ
$63,240
4
Philadelphia, PA
$62,493
5
Hayward, CA
$61,953

Average Quality Control Chemist Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Quality Control Chemist works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Pharmaceutical companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Quality Control Chemists. Manufacturing companies pay Quality Control Chemists an average salary of $63,919, Pharmaceutical companies pay $61,600, and Health Care companys come in at $60,676. The types of companies that pay Quality Control Chemists the least are in the Retail industry, where the average annual salary is $58,217.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$63,919
2
Pharmaceutical
$61,600
3
Health Care
$60,676
4
Hospitality
$60,263
5
Retail
$58,217

RECENTLY ADDED Quality Control Chemist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Bell and Associates, Inc.
Quality Control Chemist
10/31/2019
$41,740
Aerotek
Quality Control Chemist
10/26/2019
$56,349
Kelly Services
Quality Control Chemist
10/03/2019
$41,740
Job Juncture
Quality Control Chemist
09/30/2019
$60,000
Kelly Services
Quality Control Chemist
09/20/2019
$41,740
CTG
Quality Control Chemist
09/11/2019
$50,088
Quality Control Chemist
08/28/2019
$43,827
Randstad
Quality Control Chemist
08/14/2019
$76,301
Kelly Services
Quality Control Chemist
08/08/2019
$48,690
Cameron Craig Group
Quality Control Chemist
08/05/2019
$60,000
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