upper level job

How much does a Analytical Chemist III make in the United States? The average Analytical Chemist III salary in the United States is $102,880 as of March 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $91,370 and $116,120. 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 III Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Analytical Chemist III Salary $80,891 US March 26, 2024
25th Percentile Analytical Chemist III Salary $91,370 US March 26, 2024
50th Percentile Analytical Chemist III Salary $102,880 US March 26, 2024
75th Percentile Analytical Chemist III Salary $116,120 US March 26, 2024
90th Percentile Analytical Chemist III Salary $128,174 US March 26, 2024
25% $91,370 10% $80,891 90% $128,174 75% $116,120 $102,880 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
Change Search Criteria

Job Description

The Analytical Chemist III 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 III develop and write technical reports of testing results. Prepares compounds, reagents and solutions. In addition, Analytical Chemist III requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Working as a Analytical Chemist III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

Employers: Job Description Management Tool

Job Openings for Analytical Chemist III

Career Path for this job

  1. Down a level:

    Intermediate Chemist

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Analytical Chemist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Master's Degree or MBA

  3. Up a level:

    Specialist Chemist

    7 + years experience
    Master's Degree or MBA

Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for an Analytical Chemist III, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
91370
116120
102880

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
95110
125040
108860
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Analytical Chemist III in the United States. The base salary for Analytical Chemist III ranges from $91,370 to $116,120 with the average base salary of $102,880. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $95,110 to $125,040 with the average total cash compensation of $108,860.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

91370
116120

 

Step 3 of 3

How much should you be paid?

View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Recently searched related titles: Research Chemist, Materials Scientist

Recently searched related titles: Industrial Chemist, Senior Analytical Chemist, Laboratory Chemist

Jobs with a similar salary range to Analytical Chemist III : Forensic Chemist, Formulation Chemist, Computational Chemist, Chemist

Salary estimation for Analytical Chemist III at companies like : Florida Department of Environmental Protection Green Lodging Program, New Britian General Hospital, Powder Tech Industries Inc

Jobs with a similar salary range to Analytical Chemist III : Food Chemist, Hplc Chemist, Lead Chemist

lower level job