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$89,303

Average Base Salary

$43/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,626

Average Bonus
The average chemical physicist salary in United States is $89,303 or an equivalent hourly rate of $43. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,626. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$69,527

Entry Level Salary

$122,929

Senior Level Salary
An entry level chemical physicist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $69,527. On the other end, a senior level chemical physicist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $122,929.

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Job Description
Conduct research into physical phenomena, develop theories on the basis of observation and experiments, and devise methods to apply physical laws and theories. Excludes “Biochemists and Biophysicists” (19-1021).
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