Chemist V Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Chemist V make in District of Columbia? The average Chemist V salary in District of Columbia is $139,975 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $123,942 and $158,060. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $123,942 10% $109,344 90% $174,525 75% $158,060 $139,975 50%(Median)
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Chemist V evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Being a Chemist V demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Chemist V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $139,271 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $139,271 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $139,271 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $139,271 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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