Chief Chemist Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Chemist make in the United States? The average Chief Chemist salary in the United States is $89,612 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $76,371 and $108,788. 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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$76,371 to $108,788
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Chemours - Wilmington , DE
As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our ... Chief Security Officer Chemours is seeking a Chief Security Officer to join our growing Security ...
Chemours - 3 days ago
CEO Inc - Conyers , GA
Chemistry, Materials Experience: 1-4 years Qualifications: • High School Diploma or Equivalent ... About CEO, Inc. CEO Inc. is an award-winning, full-service recruitment and staffing firm, that for ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
TÜV Rheinland North America -
The Chemist will prepare, conduct and interpret laboratory tests on a variety of commercial products under prescribed processes and procedures. Coordinate analytical laboratory projects for chemical ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
... (CMO) partners for clinical trial manufacture externally as well as support clinical trial material manufacture within Samumed Requirements * Ph.D in Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or related ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Chemist/Formulator - Greenville, South Postion Summary: This position will serve to develop new products by synthesis and formulation of products. the person in this position will be responsible for ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
American Airlines - Tulsa , OK
Conducts wet chemistry titrations to determine the concentration of certain materials * Performs preventative maintenance, calibrations and troubleshoot lab equipment * Follows lab Standard Operating ...
American Airlines - 3 days ago
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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 Chief Chemist in the United States. The base salary for Chief Chemist ranges from $76,371 to $108,788 with the average base salary of $89,612. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $79,619 to $117,154 with the average total cash compensation of $94,445.

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