How much does a Chemical Technologist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chemical Technologist in the United States is $36 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $32 and $40. 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. 

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What is a Chemical Technologist?

Chemical technologists and technicians (abbr. chem techs) are workers who provide technical support or services in chemical-related fields. They may work under direct supervision or may work independently, depending on their specific position and duties. Their work environments differ widely and include, but are not limited to, laboratories and industrial settings. As such, it is nearly impossible to generalize the duties of chem techs as their individual jobs vary greatly. Biochemical techs often do similar work in biochemistry....

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United Laboratories - Harrisonburg , VA
Our company is the industry leader in Green Chemical Technologies and provides the highest quality products to thousands of repeat accounts in the U.S. and Canada. Our sales team is the very ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
The Medical Laboratory Technologist MLT Supervisor is responsible for supervising, coordinating, and participating in a variety of advanced and complex technical tasks to include chemical microscopic ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
DuPont Specialty Products USA - Richmond , VA
Kevlar® is seeking a Chemical Process Engineer to fill the role of Technology Implementation Specialist (TIS) in Richmond, Va. This role is responsible for defining and delivering Process Safety ... - 22 days ago
Clinical Management Consultants - Bedford , VA
The Lead Medical Laboratory Technologist will perform chemical microscopic bacteriologic and other medical laboratory tests and examinations. The Lead Medical Laboratory Technologist will oversee the ...
Startwire/Appcast - 56 days ago
Applied Research Associates (ARA) - Reston , VA
Understanding of global technology control, arms-control, and nonproliferation efforts associated with chemical and strategic weapons (OPCW, CWC, Australia Group). * Experience characterizing and ... - 48 days ago
Joint Research and Development Inc - Stafford , VA
Responsibilities JRAD is seeking a Senior Scientist/Subject Matter Expert - Technology Programs to support the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (DASD) for Nuclear, Chemical, and ...
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