Chemical Analyst Salary in the United States

How much does a Chemical Analyst make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chemical Analyst in the United States is $22 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $19 and $25. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Chemical Analyst
Norac Pharma - Azusa , CA
The Quality Control Chemist I will perform release testing at all stages of chemical manufacture including raw material, in-process and finished product as well as perform analytical method ...
iHire - 2 days ago
Kelly Services - Burbank , CA
Chemist Pay: $19 per hour Position Summary Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or chemical experiments in laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or ...
Kelly Services - 10 days ago
PACCAR Technical Center - Mount Vernon , Washington
Completion of basic materials tests including hardness, tensile strength, and chemical analysis * Develop test fixtures , comply with industry standards, and document test results * Perform ...
PACCAR - 2 days ago
Kelly Services - Greenfield , IN
Good experience in different analytical techniques including, but not limited to HPLC, UV spectrophotometer, water activity meter, pH meter, dissolution apparatus and wet chemical analysis * Good ...
Kelly Services - 9 days ago
Trinity River Authority of Texas - Dallas , TX
This position performs complex chemical and routine biological analyses on drinking water, surface water, wastewater, and solid samples using advanced equipment and techniques. Performs on a level to ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
American CyberSystems - Burbank , CA
Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses * Chemical experiments in laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or knowledge. Company Description American ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago