Career Attributes

  • $39,013
  • 67,300
  • 3.1
  • 4.0%
  • Chemistry
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How much does a Chemical Technician make in California?

Average Chemical Technician Yearly Salary in California

Chemical Technicians earn an average yearly salary of $47,510. Salaries typically start from $26,580 and go up to $77,280.

Average Chemical Technician Hourly Wage in California

Chemical Technicians earn an average hourly wage of $22.84. Hourly wages typically start from $12.78 and go up to $37.15.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

70%
Full-Time
30%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.9
SCORE
306
RATINGS
Chemical Technicians average a score of 2.9 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Chemical Technicians in the 40th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Chemical Technician Earnings by Seniority

Top End Chemical Technician Earnings

The highest earning Chemical Technicians in California earn:

$37.15
an hour
$77,280
per year
Senior Chemical Technician Earnings

Senior Chemical Technicians in California earn:

$28.63
an hour
$59,560
per year
Experienced Chemical Technician Earnings

Experienced Chemical Technicians in California earn:

$20.32
an hour
$42,260
per year
Junior Chemical Technician Earnings

Junior Chemical Technicians in California earn:

$15.52
an hour
$32,290
per year
Starting Chemical Technician Earnings

Starting Chemical Technicians in California earn:

$12.78
an hour
$26,580
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Chemical Technician Salary Comparison

Chemical Technicians earn more than 45% percent of similar careers in California.

Faller Salary $54k
Logging Worker Salary $54k
Tool and Die Maker Salary $52k
Pump Operator Salary $51k
Quality Control Inspector Salary $50k
Chemical Technician Salary $47k
Machinist Salary $44k
Machine Assembler Salary $44k
Welder Salary $42k
Gem Worker Salary $37k
Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

Career Attributes

  • $39,013
  • 67,300
  • 3.1
  • 4.0%
  • Chemistry
More Attributes