Chemical Technician I Salary in the United States

How much does a Chemical Technician I make in the United States? The average Chemical Technician I salary in the United States is $43,433 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $36,078 and $52,243. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills Associated with Chemical Technician I: Sample Collection, Analytical Chemistry, Test Monitoring

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Chemical Technician I determines the physical and chemical properties of compounds using quantitative and qualitative analyses in physical, organic, or inorganic chemistry. Performs a variety of chemical tests and is knowledgeable with instrumental techniques. Being a Chemical Technician I prepares materials for laboratory examination. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Chemical Technician I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Chemical Technician I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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