Chemist Salaries

6,821 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$51,280 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,652
Range$657 - $8,265

How much does a Chemist make?

The national average salary for a Chemist is $51,280 in United States. Filter by location to see Chemist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 6,821 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Chemist employees.

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Analytical Chemist$51K

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Chemist

Sun Pharma

$65,184/yr

Range: $45K - $81K

85 salaries

$65,184/yr
$45K$81K

Chemist - Hourly

Eurofins Scientific

$19/hr

Range: $15 - $25

45 salaries

$19/hr
$15$25

Chemist

Pharmaceutics International

$56,138/yr

Range: $47K - $85K

45 salaries

$56,138/yr
$47K$85K

Chemist

Bio-Pharm

$52,453/yr

Range: $51K - $59K

31 salaries

$52,453/yr
$51K$59K

Chemist

Mylan Inc

$50,641/yr

Range: $47K - $57K

25 salaries

$50,641/yr
$47K$57K

Chemist

Eurofins Scientific

$45,632/yr

Range: $38K - $68K

23 salaries

$45,632/yr
$38K$68K

Chemist

Sherwin-Williams

$62,277/yr

Range: $57K - $69K

23 salaries

$62,277/yr
$57K$69K

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Chemist

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

$108,320/yr

Range: $74K - $143K

23 salaries

$108,320/yr
$74K$143K

Chemist - Hourly

ATL

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $19

23 salaries

$17/hr
$15$19

Chemist - Hourly

SGS

$23/hr

Range: $17 - $27

22 salaries

$23/hr
$17$27

Chemist

Ecolab

$55,952/yr

Range: $52K - $78K

22 salaries

$55,952/yr
$52K$78K

Chemist

Pharma Pac

$49,413/yr

Range: $39K - $57K

21 salaries

$49,413/yr
$39K$57K

Chemist

L'Oréal

$66,769/yr

Range: $49K - $78K

21 salaries

$66,769/yr
$49K$78K

Chemist - Hourly

Intertek

$21/hr

Range: $16 - $31

20 salaries

$21/hr
$16$31

Chemist

Johnson Matthey

$51,898/yr

Range: $42K - $67K

18 salaries

$51,898/yr
$42K$67K

Chemist - Hourly

Canyon Plastics

$23/hr

Range: $23 - $37

18 salaries

$23/hr
$23$37

Chemist

Novel Laboratories

$62,756/yr

Range: $59K - $67K

18 salaries

$62,756/yr
$59K$67K

Chemist

VersaPharm

$70,905/yr

Range: $51K - $79K

18 salaries

$70,905/yr
$51K$79K

Chemist

Akzo Nobel Worldwide

$59,242/yr

Range: $46K - $77K

17 salaries

$59,242/yr
$46K$77K

Chemist

Guardian Drug

$72,566/yr

Range: $68K - $99K

17 salaries

$72,566/yr
$68K$99K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$21
hourly
An Analytical Chemist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A Chemist in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$28
hourly
An Analytical Chemist in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$78,000
per year
A Chemist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
A Chemist in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
An Analytical Chemist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Chemist in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private