Chemist Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 2,317 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 9, 2018
Average salary
$57,893 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$132,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Chemist make in the United States?

The average salary for a Chemist is $57,893 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 2,317 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Chemist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Chemist is 1-3 years.
Chemist salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
5 salaries
$97,313 per year
$92,140 per year
$78,241 per year
$81,709 per year
$71,988 per year
$65,757 per year
5 salaries
$128,216 per year
7 salaries
$74,929 per year
$70,331 per year
$65,047 per year
Chemist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$65,847 per year
$86,630 per year
$60,743 per year
$22.22 per hour
$25.84 per hour

Chemist job openings

Analytical Chemist
Eli Lilly
Indianapolis, IN
Advanced Analytical Chemist* ∞ (Maplewood, MN)
3M
Maplewood, MN
Quality Control Lab Chemist
BioMed Laboratories
Dallas, TX
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