Ebony Shamberger

3 Employment and Wage Facts for Chemists

Blog Post created by Ebony Shamberger on Oct 28, 2016

1. The top paying industry for chemists is Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing with an annual mean wage of $76,610

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2. The top state with the highest employment level for chemists is California with an annual mean wage of $84,600

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3. The top paying state for chemists is the District of Columbia with an annual mean wage of $117,610

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To learn more about the workforce for chemists, read the C&EN Employment & Salary Survey 2015.

All data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (May 2015).