How much does a Chemical Technician I make in the United States? The average Chemical Technician I salary in the United States is $44,048 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $36,595 and $52,984. 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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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 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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