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The average chemical operator chemical processing salary in District of Columbia, United States is $60,586 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. This is 13% higher (+$6,757) than the average chemical operator chemical processing salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,097. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level chemical operator chemical processing (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $49,314. On the other end, a senior level chemical operator chemical processing (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $80,200.

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Job Description
Operate or tend equipment to control chemical changes or reactions in the processing of industrial or consumer products. Equipment used includes devulcanizers, steam-jacketed kettles, and reactor vessels. Excludes “Chemical Plant and System Operators" (51-8091).

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