Alternate Job Titles: Chemical Engineer - Consultant, Chemical Engineer V, Chemical Engineer - Specialist
How much does a Chemical Engineer V make? The median annual Chemical Engineer V salary is $131,683, as of December 28, 2016, with a range usually between $119,693-$143,468, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Chemical Engineer V in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chemical Engineer V in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Chemical Engineer V in the United States is $131,683, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Chemical Engineer V in the United States are expected to make less than $131,683.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chemical Engineer V that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Chemical Engineer V are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of January 2017
Designs and initiates processes for the manufacturing of chemicals and related products such as cement, detergents, gasoline, plastics, and synthetics. Runs experiments and tests to aid in the development of improved manufacturing procedures and processes. Requires a graduate degree in area of specialty and at least 8-10 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May provide consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level contributor/specialist. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View full job description