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Research Chemist Salary
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How much does a Research Chemist make in the United States?
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$85,492 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$41 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,462 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average research chemist salary in United States is $85,492 or an equivalent hourly rate of $41. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,462. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$60,359 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$105,933 (USD)

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