Chemist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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Thermo Fisher - Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
organic chemist to get hands on experience working with chemists/process engineers in a fast-paced manufacturing environment....
4 days ago
Clean Harbors - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Field Chemist Clean Harbors South San Francisco, California See More Results Description Position Description: The Opportunity Clean Harbors South San Francisco is looking for a Field Chemist to join...
5 days ago
Bristol Myers Squibb - Redwood City, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
We are seeking exceptionally talented and highly motivated synthetic/medicinal chemists who are passionate about joining our fast-paced medicinal chemistry group in the pursuit of discovering innovative...
6 days ago
Becton Dickinson - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Job Information BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Production Chemist 1 in San Jose, California Job Description Summary Job Description Responsible for the manufacture of product under direct supervision...
7 days ago
First Solar - Santa Clara, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Experience: At least 10 years hands-on experience in synthetic organic/inorganic chemistry, addressing Deep knowledge and experience in inorganic chemistry Experience in wet process development Experience...
9 days ago
CSBio - Menlo Park, CA (2 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Be the voice of the customer, and the resident chemist expert within instrumentation for oligonucleotides and peptide synthesis and purification....
9 days ago
Safety Kleen - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
The Opportunity Our San Jose, CA location has an opening for an CDL Field Chemist with a Class B Commercial License....
10 days ago
Safety Kleen - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
The Opportunity Our San Jose, CA location has an opening for an Environmental Field Chemist (CleanPack Chemist)....
12 days ago
Integrated Resources, Inc - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Chemist / Process Engineer Location: San Jose, CA Duration: 5 Months We are looking for a chemist or an engineer with expertise in particle characterization and bioconjugation to support the bead process...
16 days ago
Axelon Services Corporation - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Chemist or Process Engineer - Contractor San Jose, CA 6 Months We are looking for a chemist or an engineer with expertise in particle characterization and bioconjugation to support the bead process...
17 days ago
Air Liquide - Fremont, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
This Chemist I will prepare OEM parts, wafers and other samples using VPD or DSE technique followed by ICP-MS analysis....
17 days ago
Randstad - San Carlos, CA (7 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Pharmaceutical company is seeking a Chemist to join their team....
18 days ago
EUROFINS SCIENT. - Foster City, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, a nationally recognized laboratory, is searching for a Method Development Chemist for Small Molecules to support our Professional Scientific Services group in Foster...
19 days ago
First Solar - Santa Clara, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Experience: At least 10 years hands-on experience in synthetic organic/inorganic chemistry, addressing Deep knowledge and experience in inorganic chemistry Experience in wet process development Experience...
24 days ago
San Bruno, CA (19 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Analytical Chemist Apply San Bruno, CA Compensation Unspecified Posted 10/26/2020 Apply If you are a Analytical Chemist - PhD with 2+ years of industry experience working on analytical instrumentation...
24 days ago

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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

$85,950

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.8%)
  • Master's Degree (24.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (1.5%)
  • High School or GED (1.2%)
  • Vocational 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 Palo Alto, 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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