How much does a Chemist III make in the United States? The average Chemist III salary in the United States is $87,207 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $78,100 and $98,382. 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.
Chemist III evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances. Utilizes established methods and procedures and laboratory equipment to perform analytical testing of substances. Being a Chemist III prepares compounds, reagents and solutions. Develop and write technical reports of testing results. Additionally, Chemist III requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Chemist III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chemist III in the United States. The base salary for Chemist III ranges from $78,100 to $98,382 with the average base salary of $87,207. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $81,567 to $104,842 with the average total cash compensation of $92,074.