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The average project engineer chemical salary in United States is $87,309 or an equivalent hourly rate of $42. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,811. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level project engineer chemical (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $65,177. On the other end, a senior level project engineer chemical (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $120,237.

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Job Description
Design chemical plant equipment and devise processes for manufacturing chemicals and products, such as gasoline, synthetic rubber, plastics, detergents, cement, paper, and pulp, by applying principles and technology of chemistry, physics, and engineering.

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