How much does a Chemical Engineer III make in the United States? The average Chemical Engineer III salary in the United States is $107,085 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $94,780 and $120,146. 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.
Chemical Engineer III designs and initiates processes for the manufacturing of chemicals and related products such as cement, detergents, gasoline, plastics, and synthetics. Runs experiments and tests to aid in the development of improved manufacturing procedures and processes. Being a Chemical Engineer III requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. May report to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Chemical Engineer 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 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chemical Engineer III in the United States. The base salary for Chemical Engineer III ranges from $94,780 to $120,146 with the average base salary of $107,085. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $97,779 to $127,366 with the average total cash compensation of $111,716.