How much does a Entry Chemist make in the United States? The average Entry Chemist salary in the United States is $57,900 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $52,400 and $66,500. 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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The Entry Chemist requires a bachelor's degree. Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Being an Entry Chemist typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Working as an Entry Chemist typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2020

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