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How much does a Analytical Chemist I make in the United States? The average Analytical Chemist I salary in the United States is $67,090 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $59,630 and $75,720. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.

Analytical Chemist I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Analytical Chemist I Salary $52,838 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Analytical Chemist I Salary $59,630 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Analytical Chemist I Salary $67,090 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Analytical Chemist I Salary $75,720 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Analytical Chemist I Salary $83,577 US May 28, 2024
25% $59,630 10% $52,838 90% $83,577 75% $75,720 $67,090 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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The Analytical Chemist I utilizes established methods and procedures and laboratory equipment to perform analytical testing of substances. Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances. Being a Analytical Chemist I develop and write technical reports of testing results. Prepares compounds, reagents and solutions. In addition, Analytical Chemist I requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Working as a Analytical Chemist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Analytical Chemist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Intermediate Chemist

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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