How much does a Forensic Chemistry make in the United States? The average Forensic Chemistry salary in the United States is $57,160 as of September 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $51,663 and $65,595. 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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25% $51,663 10% $46,659 90% $73,274 75% $65,595 $57,160 50%(Median)
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Forensic Chemistry

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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 Forensic Chemistry in the United States. The base salary for Forensic Chemistry ranges from $51,663 to $65,595 with the average base salary of $57,160. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $53,099 to $67,980 with the average total cash compensation of $59,211.

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