Senior Chemist

Senior Chemist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$76,000
$54,000
Min 10%
$76,000
Median 50%
$107,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
AT&T
Highest Paying City
Wilmington, DE
Highest Paying State
Delaware
Average Experience Level
5.0 years
How much does a senior chemist make?
The national average salary for a Senior Chemist in the U.S. is $76,631 annually or $36.84 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $107,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $54,000 per year. Most Senior Chemist jobs are in Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, and New Jersey have the highest paying Senior Chemist jobs. Most Senior Chemists spend 5.0 years in the position.
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Average Senior Chemist Salary By Company

Senior Chemist jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Chemists are Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. Companies like AT&T or Vanda Pharmaceuticals will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Rohm & Haas Electronic Materials and Tremco report highly competitive salaries for Senior Chemists.

Average Senior Chemist Salary By Location

Senior Chemists in the US makes an average salary of $76,631 per year or $36.84 per hour. Senior Chemists make the most in Wilmington, DE at about $99,567 per year. The average entry-level salary in Wilmington, DE is $67,000. Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, and New Jersey are the states with the highest payscale for Senior Chemists. South Carolina, Hawaii, and Florida have the lowest Senior Chemist salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Wilmington, DE
$99,567
2
Baltimore, MD
$98,343
3
McLean, VA
$96,577
4
Sunnyvale, CA
$94,657
5
Newark, NJ
$88,909

Recently Added Senior Chemist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/18/2019
$50,286
Fcips/Fredd Colletti Internet Personnel Services
Senior Chemist
08/30/2019
$80,000
08/24/2019
$50,286
Kelly Services
Senior Chemist
08/08/2019
$52,175
Fcips/Fredd Colletti Internet Personnel Services
Senior Chemist
08/05/2019
$80,000
Kelly Scientific Resources
Senior Chemist
08/04/2019
$52,175
06/16/2019
$39,620
State of South Dakota
Senior Chemist
06/07/2019
$44,724
03/25/2019
$116,112
03/22/2019
$50,856
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