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$74,341

Average Base Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,200

Average Bonus
The average research metallurgist salary in Arizona, United States is $74,341 or an equivalent hourly rate of $36. This is 5% lower (-$3,527) than the average research metallurgist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,200. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.
Salary by Experience

$51,783

Entry Level Salary

$98,749

Senior Level Salary
An entry level research metallurgist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $51,783. On the other end, a senior level research metallurgist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $98,749.

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Job Description
Evaluate materials and develop machinery and processes to manufacture materials for use in products that must meet specialized design and performance specifications. Develop new uses for known materials. Includes those engineers working with composite materials or specializing in one type of material, such as graphite, metal and metal alloys, ceramics and glass, plastics and polymers, and naturally occurring materials. Includes metallurgists and metallurgical engineers, ceramic engineers, and welding engineers.
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