Salary for Chemists
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A Chemist receives an average compensation between 56000 to 84000 depending on education and experience. Chemists receive wages of Seventy Two Thousand One Hundred dollars per year.
Chemists are compensated at the highest average salary in the District of Columbia, where they can earn compensation, on average, of close to about $110810. Employees with these job titles receive the highest pay in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, where they can get salary pay of $100660.
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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 17.74 percent nationwide in that time.
Chemists tend to make the most in the following industries
|Other Services (except Public Administration)||$100,660|
|Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction||$90,720|
|Finance and Insurance||$79,910|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||$79,690|
In general, they earn less within the industries below
|Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services||$63,120|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||$64,810|
|Transportation and Warehousing||$65,660|