How much does a Chemist make in the United States? The average Chemist salary in the United States is $63,438 as of , but the salary range typically falls between $56,989 and $71,962. 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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The Lycra Company LLC - Waynesboro , VA
Role: Research Chemist Location: Waynesboro, VA Come and be a part of a best-in-class global R&D team creating new fiber innovation solutions for our Global Textile Apparel and Personal Care ...
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The role of QC Biochemist/Analytical Chemist II is responsible for supporting the operations and manufacturing process by performing routine and non-routine analytical testing raw materials, in ...
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AECOM - Arlington , VA
The Entry-Level Chemist will serve as a team member in the office and the field, working with and in support of project managers and project assistants. Our teams work on complex remediation projects ...
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Merck - Elkton , VA
Minimum: BS/BA/Master's-Biology or Chemistry or related life sciences degree with 4-8 years of relevant experience. Willing to look at associate's degree for right experience. Experience: 8+years ...
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Della Infotech Inc. - Middletown , VA
Manufacture bulk products and perform testing using chemistry clinical analyzers* Completes manufacturing batch records and MPIs, ensure compliance at all times in accordance with cGMP including GDP
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Moss Inc. - Chantilly , VA
QA Lead Scientist Position  Moss is seeking the right candidate for the QA Lead Scientist to take Moss to the next level of excellence, achievement, and proper guidance for a bright and long-term ...
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