Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Quality Control Chemist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$104,956 / yrTotal Pay
$56,917 / yrBase Pay
$48,040 / yrAdditional Pay

$104,956

 / yr
$44K$545K
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The estimated total pay for a Quality Control Chemist is $104,956 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $56,917 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $48,040 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Bactolac Pharmaceutical
3.9

Bactolac Pharmaceutical

Quality Control Chemist

$66,606

 /yr
Range: $57K - $87K
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$57K

$87K

$57,114 - $87,039 Range

Invagen Pharmaceuticals
2.9

Invagen Pharmaceuticals

Quality Control Chemist

$57,181

 /yr
Range: $57K - $57K

$57K

$57K

$57,181 - $57,262 Range

Sciegen Pharmaceuticals
3.4

Sciegen Pharmaceuticals

Quality Control Chemist

$66,901

 /yr
Range: $67K - $87K

$67K

$87K

$66,674 - $87,493 Range

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Ascent Pharmaceuticals
2.7

Ascent Pharmaceuticals

Quality Control Chemist

$68,035

 /yr
Range: $57K - $77K

$57K

$77K

$57,181 - $77,106 Range

Hospira
3.4

Hospira

Quality Control Chemist - Hourly

$21

$31

$21 - $31 Range

Perrigo
3.8

Perrigo

Quality Control Chemist - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $19 - $30

$19

$30

$19 - $30 Range

Nature's Value

Quality Control Chemist - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $21 - $24

$21

$24

$21 - $24 Range

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Mikart
2.7

Mikart

Quality Control Chemist

$49,787

 /yr
Range: $44K - $55K

$44K

$55K

$43,971 - $54,981 Range

Sunrise Pharmaceutical

Sunrise Pharmaceutical

Quality Control Chemist

$55,281

 /yr
Range: $54K - $56K

$54K

$56K

$53,878 - $55,760 Range

PrimaPharm
1.7

PrimaPharm

Quality Control Chemist - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $22 - $22

$22

$22

$22 - $22 Range

Belcher Pharmaceuticals
3.3

Belcher Pharmaceuticals

Quality Control Chemist

$62,228

 /yr
Range: $52K - $71K

$52K

$71K

$51,630 - $70,620 Range

Norwich Pharmaceuticals
3.6

Norwich Pharmaceuticals

Quality Control Chemist

$55,992

 /yr
Range: $52K - $72K

$52K

$72K

$51,739 - $72,250 Range

Allure Labs
2.5

Allure Labs

Quality Control Chemist

$73,486

 /yr
Range: $63K - $81K

$63K

$81K

$63,263 - $80,725 Range

Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes
2.8

Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes

Quality Control Chemist

$42,853

 /yr
Range: $41K - $49K

$41K

$49K

$41,172 - $48,599 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Quality Control Chemist

$68,439

 /yr
Range: $67K - $73K

$67K

$73K

$67,095 - $73,467 Range

Ohm Laboratories
3.7

Ohm Laboratories

Quality Control Chemist

$87,804

 /yr
Range: $80K - $99K

$80K

$99K

$80,248 - $98,835 Range

Robertet
3.7

Robertet

Quality Control Chemist

$71,436

 /yr
Range: $66K - $71K

$66K

$71K

$66,175 - $71,436 Range

Lifecore Biomedical
3.9

Lifecore Biomedical

Quality Control Chemist

$65,617

 /yr
Range: $51K - $74K

$51K

$74K

$51,230 - $73,838 Range

Cipla
3.9

Cipla

Quality Control Chemist

$46,173

 /yr
Range: $44K - $60K

$44K

$60K

$43,584 - $60,311 Range

Cargill
4.0

Cargill

Quality Control Chemist

$63,454

 /yr
Range: $56K - $64K

$56K

$64K

$56,330 - $63,571 Range

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$67,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a QC Chemist with more than 15 years of experience

$4,000

/moAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a QC Chemist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$24

/hrAvg Base Salary

15 days ago by a QC LAB CHEMIST with 1 to 3 years of experience

$54,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

16 days ago by a QC Chemist with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$25

/hrAvg Base Salary

17 days ago by a QC Chemist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$25

/hrAvg Base Salary

18 days ago by a QC Chemist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$27

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,000/hr

18 days ago by a QC Chemist with 10 to 14 years of experience

$22

/hrAvg Base Salary

18 days ago by a QC Scientist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$97,010

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr

19 days ago by a QC Scientist with 10 to 14 years of experience

$19

/hrAvg Base Salary

19 days ago by a QC Chemist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Quality Control Chemist salaries

The national average salary for a Quality Control Chemist is $53,523 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Quality Control Chemist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 335 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Quality Control Chemist employees.

The highest salary for a Quality Control Chemist in United States is $71,576 per year.

The lowest salary for a Quality Control Chemist in United States is $40,023 per year.

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