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$66,356

Average Base Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,566

Average Bonus
The average chemist pharmaceutical salary in Colorado, United States is $66,356 or an hourly rate of $32. This is 1% higher (+$857) than the average chemist pharmaceutical salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,566.
Salary by Experience

$50,582

Entry Level Salary

$86,326

Senior Level Salary
An entry level chemist pharmaceutical (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $50,582. On the other end, a senior level chemist pharmaceutical (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $86,326.
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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