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Earnings

Salary levels for chemists vary based on education, experience, and the area in which they work. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, median annual earnings for all chemists were $76,890 in May 2018. The lowest paid 10 percent earned less than $43,920, and the highest paid 10 percent made more than $133,180 annually. Chemists working for the federal government had mean incomes of $114,030, while those employed in pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing earned $81,600.

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