Chief Metallurgist Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Metallurgist make in the United States? The average Chief Metallurgist salary in the United States is $88,058 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $75,063 and $106,370. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Chief Metallurgist

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Job Openings for Chief Metallurgist
Lockheed Martin - Stratford , CT
Daily interface with program structures leads, chief engineers, ODA (FAA) Unit Members, Sikorsky ... Analysis may be for conventional metallic and composite airframe structures. Travel requirements ...
Lockheed Martin - 8 days ago