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$61,437

Average Base Salary

$30/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,370

Average Bonus
The average bench chemist salary in Colorado, United States is $61,437 or an hourly rate of $30. This is 1% higher (+$794) than the average bench chemist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,370.
Salary by Experience

$46,350

Entry Level Salary

$82,620

Senior Level Salary
An entry level bench chemist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $46,350. On the other end, a senior level bench chemist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $82,620.
Job Description
Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or experiments in laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or knowledge. Excludes “Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers" (19-2042) and "Biochemists and Biophysicists" (19-1021).
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