Entry Chemical Technician Salary in the United States

How much does an Entry Chemical Technician make in the United States? The average Entry Chemical Technician salary in the United States is $43,130 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $35,830 and $51,880. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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The Entry Chemical Technician 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 an Entry Chemical Technician may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and. Prepares materials for laboratory examination. In addition, Entry Chemical Technician typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Working as an Entry Chemical Technician typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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