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Sherwin Williams - Moline, IL
The Chemist role will be provided with ample opportunities to demonstrate development of technical expertise while providing support to internal and external customers....
2 days ago
Careerbuilder US - Woodstock, IL
Kelly Services is seeking an Entry Level Chemist for one of our pharmaceutical clients in Woodstock, IL....
23 hours ago
Kelly - Chicago, IL
*The Analytical Chemist will provide analytical lab support for new product development....
1 day ago
Pioneer Data Systems Inc - Lincolnshire, IL
Our client, a world leading Pharmaceutical Company in Lake Forest, IL is currently looking for a Chemist / Pharma Industry to join their expanding team....
22 hours ago
Peoria, IL
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2 days ago
Sherwin-Williams - Moline, IL
The Chemist role will be provided with ample opportunities to demonstrate development of technical expertise while providing support to internal and external customers....
1 day ago
Alsip, IL
Our client is looking for a Research Chemist for a healthcare manufacturer. They are seeking an experienced R&D chemist who can plan and develop new projects....
22 hours ago
Chicago, IL
Chemist I Contract NEW Job Duties: Perform chemical experiments, tests, and analyses. Monitor product quality to ensure compliance to ISO 9001 standards and specifications....
1 hour ago
Progress Rail Services - La Grange, IL
Chemist/Metallurgist, Exptl in La Grange, Illinois 5554BR Title: Chemist/Metallurgist, Exptl Work Location: EMD HQ LaGrange, IL - 400 Job Purpose: The purpose of this position is to contribute to the...
3 days ago
Kelly Services - Melrose Park, IL
Kelly Scientific is seeking a *QC Chemist in Melrose Park, IL.* *Temp to Hire* *Shift: *M-F 8:30am-5pm; Overtime to be expected *Compensation: *$21.63/hour *Responsibilities:* * Collects and analyzes...
4 days ago
North Chicago, IL
Chemist II 3 days ago Contract North Chicago, Illinois, US Job Description BS in chemistry, biochemistry, pharmaceutical sciences, chemical engineering, bioengineering or related disciplines with 1-...
5 days ago
Randstad - North Chicago, IL
Also, looking for someone as a strong communicator, team player, with curiosity (eager to learn), and with cross functional experiences. skills: HPLC, Chemistry, Chromatography, GLP (Good Laboratory...
7 days ago
Experis - Chicago, IL
Recommended skills Polarimeter Viscometer Electrical Conductivity Meter Calibration Certified Global Meeting Planner High Performance Liquid Chromatography...
8 days ago
Department Of Justice - Chicago, IL
Mobility Agreement Required Successful completion of the mandatory Basic Forensic Chemist Course....
8 days ago
ESPO Engineering Corp - Willowbrook, IL
Title: Analytical Chemist Location: South Suburbs of Chicago Pay Rate: $45k-$80k depending on experience Duration of Job: Direct EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND/OR CERTIFICATION College degree in chemistry...
11 days ago

Demographic Data for Illinois

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Illinois

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

$67,293

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.0%)
  • 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 (0.2%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

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