How much does a Chemical Engineer IV make in the United States? The average Chemical Engineer IV salary in the United States is $126,438 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $114,482 and $141,787. 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 IV

Chemical Engineer IV 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 IV requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Chemical Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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