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The average chemical technologist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $48,448 or an equivalent hourly rate of $23. This is 12% higher (+$5,373) than the average chemical technologist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $761. 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 technologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $34,294. On the other end, a senior level chemical technologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $68,076.

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Job Description
Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials for research and development of new products or processes, quality control, maintenance of environmental standards, and other work involving experimental, theoretical, or practical application of chemistry and related sciences.

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