Chemist Jobs in San Mateo, CA

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Clean Harbors - Cupertino, CA (22 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
16 hours ago
Fremont, CA (18 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Chemist for an opening in Fremont, CA.SUMMARY:Using (SOP) standard operating procedures and (GMP) good manufacturing practices, the Chemist will perform routine testing of...
1 day ago
Clean Harbors - Sunol, CA (23 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
3 hours ago
Clean Harbors - Fremont, CA (18 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
16 hours ago
Clean Harbors - Stanford, CA (13 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
16 hours ago
Clean Harbors - Atherton, CA (10 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
16 hours ago
Clean Harbors - Fremont, CA (18 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: Clean Harbors in San Jose, CA is looking for a Environmental Field Chemist to join their safety conscious team!...
5 hours ago
Clean Harbors - Sunnyvale, CA (20 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: Clean Harbors in San Jose, CA is looking for a Environmental Field Chemist to join their safety conscious team!...
5 hours ago
Fremont, CA (18 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Chipton-Ross is seeking a QC Chemist for an opening in Fremont, CA.SUMMARY:Using (SOP) standard operating procedures and (GMP) good manufacturing practices, the QC Chemist will perform routine testing...
1 day ago
Clean Harbors - Sunnyvale, CA (20 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Email No Thanks Job Details The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors...
3 days ago
Clean Harbors - Redwood City, CA (8 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
16 hours ago
Clean Harbors - Palo Alto, CA (12 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
3 hours ago
Clean Harbors - Sunnyvale, CA (20 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
16 hours ago
Clean Harbors - Menlo Park, CA (10 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Opportunity: ** $5,000 Sign-on bonus available for candidates that meet CDL requirements ** The Field Chemist (Entry Level - Class B CDL) works both indoors and outdoors at plants, labs, and customer...
16 hours ago
Fremont, CA (18 miles from San Mateo, CA)
preventative maintenance on different types of instrumentation Perform sampling at client's facility as assigned and complete all other additional assignments as required Provide technical training to other chemists...
3 days ago

Demographic Data for San Mateo, CA

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in San Mateo, CA

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

$97,560

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in San Mateo, 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 San Mateo, 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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