How much does a Chemical Laboratory Technician I make in the United States? The average Chemical Laboratory Technician I salary in the United States is $52,800 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $47,000 and $61,300. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $47,000 10% $41,719 90% $69,039 75% $61,300 $52,800 50%(Median)
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The Chemical Laboratory Technician I performs a variety of chemical tests and is knowledgeable with instrumental techniques. Determines the physical and chemical properties of compounds using quantitative and qualitative analyses in physical, organic, or inorganic chemistry. Being a Chemical Laboratory Technician I may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Prepares materials for laboratory examination. In addition, Chemical Laboratory Technician I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Working as a Chemical Laboratory Technician 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 2021

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