Career Outlook for Chemical Technicians

Also known as:  Assayer, Chemical Laboratory Technician, Chemical Technician, Inorganic Chemical Technician
The overall job outlook for Chemical Technician careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 3.66 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.61 percent per year. Demand for Chemical Technicians is expected to go up, with an expected 6,060 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 1.27 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Chemical Technicians in the following states
California 6,730
Texas 5,280
New York 3,520
New Jersey 3,380
Ohio 3,190
Pennsylvania 3,070
Illinois 2,870
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Chemical Technicians
Hawaii 30
District of Columbia 60
Montana 80
South Dakota 90
Alaska 100
Vermont 100
New Hampshire 110