How much does a Chief Chemist make in San Jose, CA? The average Chief Chemist salary in San Jose, CA is $117,034 as of September 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $99,744 and $142,088. 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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Ascendis Pharma - Redwood City , CA
Position Description We are seeking an exceptional organic chemist to join our development chemistry team and take a key role in the CMO management, tech transfer and chemistry optimization. The ...
LinkedIn - 86 days ago
Tandem PV - Santa Clara , CA
We are looking for a Chief Scientist to lead R&D operations as we take the next step to commercial ... University degree required in Engineering, Science, Chemistry, or related fields * Prefer PhD ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories - Menlo Park , CA
Formulation Support Chemist Responsibilities * Provide general support to the Analytical Formulation laboratory including routine laboratory maintenance, solution preparation, weighing, and dilutions
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Air Liquide - Fremont , CA
This Chemist will prepare OEM parts, wafers and other samples using VPD or DSE technique followed by ICP-MS analysis. This Chemist must be capable of routinely performing the VPD/DSE technique and ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories - Menlo Park , CA
Dissolution Chemist responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following : * Plans and executes assigned experiments that support non-routine development activities and project goals
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Tandem PV - Santa Clara , CA
We are looking for a Perovskite Chemist to improve our technology at the R&D stage as we take the next steps to commercial products. Role / Responsibilities * Develop perovskite inks, including ...
LinkedIn - 33 days ago
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What is the average salary for Chief Chemist in 2021?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chief Chemist in San Jose, CA. The base salary for Chief Chemist ranges from $99,744 to $142,088 with the average base salary of $117,034. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $103,984 to $153,016 with the average total cash compensation of $123,349.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $117,034 $99,744 - $142,088
Bonus $6,316 $4,239 - $10,928
Total Pay $123,349 $103,984 - $153,016
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
* Total Pay combines base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job.
CITY, STATE AVERAGE SALARY RANGE COMPARE TO San Jose, CA
CITY, STATE Santa Clara, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $99,744 - $142,088 COMPARE TO San Jose, CA 0%
CITY, STATE Santa Cruz, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $88,403 - $125,932 COMPARE TO San Jose, CA
CITY, STATE Fremont, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $99,554 - $141,817 COMPARE TO San Jose, CA
CITY, STATE Hayward, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $94,419 - $134,503 COMPARE TO San Jose, CA
CITY, STATE Daly City, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $99,347 - $141,522 COMPARE TO San Jose, CA
CITY, STATE Oakland, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $94,578 - $134,729 COMPARE TO San Jose, CA
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JOB TITLE LOCATION MINIMUM SALARY MAXIMUM SALARY
JOB TITLE Chemist LOCATION San Jose, CA MINIMUM SALARY $67,927 MAXIMUM SALARY $86,413
JOB TITLE Chemist I LOCATION San Jose, CA MINIMUM SALARY $67,285 MAXIMUM SALARY $85,429
JOB TITLE Chemist III LOCATION San Jose, CA MINIMUM SALARY $101,098 MAXIMUM SALARY $127,337
JOB TITLE Chemist IV LOCATION San Jose, CA MINIMUM SALARY $129,327 MAXIMUM SALARY $157,674
JOB TITLE Chemist II LOCATION San Jose, CA MINIMUM SALARY $84,438 MAXIMUM SALARY $109,174
JOB TITLE Chemist V LOCATION San Jose, CA MINIMUM SALARY $144,763 MAXIMUM SALARY $184,603
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