Chemist Jobs in Los Altos, CA

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Clean Harbors - San Jose, CA (14 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Skip to main content Francais Search Jobs Career Areas Civilian Careers Start Your Career About Us Back to Search Results Environmental Field Chemist (Class B CDL) - $5k SIGN ON BONUS - San Jose,CA...
2 days ago
Thermo Fisher Scientific - Sunnyvale, CA (7 miles from Los Altos, CA)
We would like the chemist to assess accuracy, trends, and interpretation of production data. How will you get here?...
2 days ago
Fremont, CA (16 miles from Los Altos, CA)
The chosen candidate will enjoy working as a bench chemist daily....
9 hours ago
Hayward, CA (21 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Search Previous Lecturer in Biotechnology Senior Bioinformatics Scientist Next Chemist Employer Prellis Biologics, Inc....
6 days ago
Fremont, CA (16 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Chemist Job Responsibilities Your specific duties as a Chemist will include: Compensation (Range): $80,000-$85000 Preparation and analysis of GC-TCD/GC-FID/GC-MS samples (both routine and non-routine...
6 days ago
Prellis Biologics, Inc. - Hayward, CA (18 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Prellis Biologics is seeking a Chemist to drive the development of next-generation, biocompatible ink formulations to 3D print tissue scaffolds using 2-photon holography....
8 days ago
American Air Liquide - Fremont, CA (16 miles from Los Altos, CA)
The GC/GC-MS Chemist will work in an exciting, fast-paced and dynamic environment and be part of an enthusiastic team passionate about providing quality data and answers to our customers in a timely...
9 days ago
Sika Corporation - Milpitas, CA (18 miles from Los Altos, CA)
reports and monthlies on approved projects; Visit customer sites and provide technical solutions for problems with our proprietary products; Provide training to new employees, technicians or Junior Chemists...
27 days ago
American Air Liquide - Fremont, CA (16 miles from Los Altos, CA)
The GC/GC-MS chemist will work in an exciting, fast-paced and dynamic environment and be part of an enthusiastic team passionate about providing quality data and answers to our customers in a timely...
30+ days ago
San Jose, CA (14 miles from Los Altos, CA)
We are looking for Senior Quality Control Chemist for our client in San Jose, CA Job Title: Senior Quality Control Chemist Job Location: San Jose, CA Job Type: Contract W2 candidates are encouraged...
30+ days ago
San Jose, CA (14 miles from Los Altos, CA)
We are looking for Quality Control Chemist for our client in San Jose, CA Job Title: Quality Control Chemist Job Location: San Jose, CA Job Type: Contract W2 candidates are encouraged to apply....
30+ days ago
Thermo Fisher - Sunnyvale, CA (7 miles from Los Altos, CA)
This involves the staff chemist to assess accuracy, trends, and interpretation of production data. How will you get here?...
30+ days ago
Kelly Services - Union City, CA (17 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Senior Scientist (Polymer Chemist)** - Union City, CA **Job description:** We are looking for a highly motivated scientist with background in organic/polymer chemistry and experience in related analytical...
30+ days ago
Cupertino, CA (5 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Technology Research Chemist Contract Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Lead process development for fabrication of nanoparticle powders, including web converting...
30+ days ago
Agilent - Santa Clara, CA (9 miles from Los Altos, CA)
chemistry or associated field with an emphasis on characterizing nucleic acids. 2+ years experience in analytical characterization of oligonucleotides Excellent knowledge of HPLC and mass spec is required...
5 days ago

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Los Altos, CA

This is the average annual salary for Chemist jobs in Los Altos, CA as reported by the BLS.

$85,950

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Los Altos, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.9%)
  • Master's Degree (24.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (1.5%)
  • High School or GED (1.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (0.8%)
  • Some College (0.2%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Chemists in Los Altos, CA
  • None (32.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.1%)
  • 1-2 years (16.9%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 6-8 years (7.8%)
  • 2-4 years (7.0%)
  • 10+ years (6.0%)

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