How much does a Chemical Engineering Manager make in the United States? The average Chemical Engineering Manager salary in the United States is $156,410 as of February 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $136,891 and $176,375. 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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25% $136,891 10% $119,120 90% $194,551 75% $176,375 $156,410 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Chemical Engineering Manager

Chemical Engineering Manager manages research and development efforts to study the chemical reactions and properties of materials used for new products, product optimization, and innovation. Leads research studies, experimentation, and testing to evaluate and analyze the materials, processes, and protocols required for product development and manufacturing. Being a Chemical Engineering Manager develops and optimizes manufacturing procedures and processes that follow best practices. Establishes rigorous engineering-based methodologies used for analysis and process development. Additionally, Chemical Engineering Manager ensures all operations follow environmental, safety, regulatory and quality regulations. Typically requires a master's degree in chemical engineering. Typically reports to a director. The Chemical Engineering Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Chemical Engineering Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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