CHEMICAL ENGINEER SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for Chemical Engineer GROSS SALARY
US$ 75,813
Average net salary for Chemical Engineer NET SALARY
US$ 55,896
The most typical salary for Chemical Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 74,128
  Updated: 04 Dec 2018   Diff. gross vs. net: 26%
  Salary entries: 25

Average salary for Chemical Engineer in United States is US$ 75,813.

Average take home earning is US$ 55,896 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 74,128 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
12 % US$ 114,000
16 % US$ 90,000
36 % US$ 82,900
64 % US$ 74,128
92 % US$ 51,828
100 % US$ 48,500
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Houston US$ 92,500 02
Cleveland US$ 72,311 02
Phoenix US$ 64,500 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
155K US$ 150,000
01
115K US$ 114,000
02
95K US$ 90,000
01
85K US$ 82,900
05
75K US$ 74,128
07
65K US$ 63,207
03
55K US$ 51,828
04
45K US$ 48,500
02

  SALARY BY GENDER   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 77,172 11
Women US$ 80,324 05
N/A US$ 71,646 09

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 80,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 81,860 07
Bachelors Degree US$ 73,894 16
Some College US$ 60,000 01

Chemical Engineer workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses US$ 81,860. While Chemical Engineer workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 60,000. This is 36.43% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 66,438 03
16-20 Years US$ 57,000 01
12-16 Years US$ 106,750 04
8-12 Years US$ 79,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 82,500 06
2-4 Years US$ 64,752 08
1-2 Years US$ 60,000 02

Chemical Engineer workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 106,750 compared to US$ 57,000 for their counterparts with 16-20 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 16-20 Years is 87.28%.


  SALARY BY AGE   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 80,000 01
45-50 US$ 86,000 03
39-44 US$ 80,000 01
33-38 US$ 102,333 03
27-32 US$ 66,179 05
22-26 US$ 67,311 02
16-21 US$ 60,000 01
N/A US$ 71,646 09
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 75,884 23
Contract US$ 70,000 01
Self Employed US$ 80,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Houston Chemical Engineer in Houston US$ 92,500 02
2. Cleveland Chemical Engineer in Cleveland US$ 72,311 02
3. Phoenix Chemical Engineer in Phoenix US$ 64,500 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    CHEMICAL ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Chemical Engineer in Australia US$ 90,122 AU$ 108,600 07
2. Canada Canada Chemical Engineer in Canada US$ 85,991 CA$ 98,526 15
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Chemical Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 77,258 GBP 48,166 06
4. United States United States US$ 75,813 US$ 75,813 25
5. India India Chemical Engineer in India US$ 13,752 INR 868,000 05

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(2/2)  CHEMIST


 Posted: 04 Dec 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "I work with elements to solve world problems."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 64,623


(1/2)  CHEMICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 30 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Nuclear processing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 70,000


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