How much does a Chemical Engineer III make in Washington, DC? The average Chemical Engineer III salary in Washington, DC is $121,651 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $107,696 and $136,499. 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. 

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Job Description for Chemical Engineer III

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 or related field. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Chemical Engineer III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Chemical Engineer III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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