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Kelly Services - Long Beach, CA
Research Chemist Torrance, CA* We are currently seeking to fill a Research Chemist to work in a team environment to develop optical based sensors for chemical agents and toxic industrial chemicals....
1 day ago
Kelly Services - Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Research Chemist Torrance, CA* We are currently seeking to fill a Research Chemist to work in a team environment to develop optical based sensors for chemical agents and toxic industrial chemicals....
1 day ago
NESC Staffing LLC - San Diego, CA
Skills Analytical Chemistry Chemistry Communication Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry...
2 hours ago
Integrated Resources, Inc - Union City, CA
Title: Reagent Mfg Chemist Hours: Mon-Fri 11am-7:30pm JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: o Perform formulation, Dispensing, Moisture and aliquot o Perform routine equipment maintenance and calibration; maintain...
2 days ago
Kelly Services - South Gate, CA
Research Chemist Torrance, CA* We are currently seeking to fill a Research Chemist to work in a team environment to develop optical based sensors for chemical agents and toxic industrial chemicals....
1 day ago
Bio-Rad Laboratories - Irvine, CA
The Production Chemist will be responsible to support lab cleanliness, compliance, and organization while working in a team environment....
1 hour ago
Eclaro International Inc. - San Diego, CA
Data Analytics, some programming, e.g., MATLAB experience is important Degree in chemistry or equivalent Wet chemistry experience Ability to work in a team Strong written and verbal communication skills...
14 hours ago
Kelly Services - Torrance, CA
Research Chemist Torrance, CA** We are currently seeking to fill a Research Chemist to work in a team environment to develop optical based sensors for chemical agents and toxic industrial chemicals....
2 days ago
LINQM, INC. - Santa Ana, CA
, high performance liquid chromatography, total organic carbon, fourier transform infrared spectroscopy) Ability to write technical documents Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including...
2 days ago
Pomona, CA
Job Information Aerotek Chemist - Entry Level in Pomona, California Description: Carry out production tasks in support of manufacturing goals and objectives Participates in Lean Activities Operate laboratory...
1 day ago
Kelly Services - Venice, CA
Research Chemist Torrance, CA* We are currently seeking to fill a Research Chemist to work in a team environment to develop optical based sensors for chemical agents and toxic industrial chemicals....
1 day ago
Axelon Services Corporation - San Diego, CA
Junior Analytical Chemist San Diego, CA 1 Year Junior Analytical Chemist A BS degree in chemistry, analytical chemistry, or related field is required Minimum 1 year experience with techniques for molecule...
14 hours ago
Lancesoft India Pvt Limited - San Diego, CA
for molecule analysis in an analytical / chemistry laboratory setting....
2 hours ago
Safety Kleen - San Diego, CA
The Opportunity The Healthcare Insite Chemist will be working at one of our customers facilities in San Diego full time and permanently....
4 days ago
Bachem - Vista, CA
Your Responsibilities The Chemist II (Chem....
4 days ago

Demographic Data for California

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Chemist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Chemist jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$79,713

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Chemist positions.

Highest Education Level

Chemists in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.9%)
  • Master's Degree (24.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (1.5%)
  • High School or GED (1.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (0.8%)
  • Some College (0.1%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Chemists in California
  • 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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