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Virginia Department Taxation - Richmond, VA
Minimum Qualifications Demonstrated experience in: analytical chemistry principles and methods; accepted chemical testing procedures; chemistry laboratory operation and instrumentation; analytical quality...
9 days ago
Kelly Services - Richmond, VA
QC Chemist, Richmond, VA** Kelly Services is working with a cosmetics manufacturing firm in RVA in need of a Chemist for this first shift, temp to hire opportunity....
10 days ago
Minimum Qualifications: BS in analytical chemistry or food science or chemical engineer with 1-2 years of relevant work experience....
9 days ago
NewMarket - Richmond, VA
Overview The objective of this role is to develop Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) formulations to meet the technical needs of key global OEMs as directed by manager. Responsibilities Technical...
12 days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA
optimizing crystallization conditions and growing diffraction-quality crystals of protein: ligand complexes; using structural determination software and structural data to inform and collaborate with chemists...
7 days ago
chemistry with 1-2 years of relevant work experience....
15 days ago
chemistry with 8+ years of relevant work experience....
15 days ago
NewMarket - Richmond, VA
Overview Conduct research and product development for the Performance Fuel Additives SBU. Develop formulations to meet customer-specific and market general product requirements, integrate new...
30+ days ago
Richmond, VA
Job Details Job ID: 264221 Specialty: Medical Lab Technologist, Travel Allied City: Richmond State: Virginia (view more jobs) Start Date: ASAP Assignment Length: 13 Week(s) Shift: Days Required...
3 days ago
Illumina, Inc. - Studley, VA (15 miles from Richmond, VA)
Position Summary: As a Bioinformatics Field Support Scientist you will provide both pre-sales support to prospective customers and the sales organization (approx. 35% time allocation) and...
1 day ago
PPD - Richmond, VA
Title: Senior Scientist - Cell Culture Department: Vaccine Sciences Location: Richmond, Virginia This is an immedate opening with full benefits and relocation assistance available!* PPD is a...
2 days ago
PPD - Richmond, VA
PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. At PPD, we are passionate, deliberate,...
2 days ago
Illumina, Inc. - Richmond, VA (6 miles from Richmond, VA)
Summary We are looking for driven, motivated Product Engineers to join our growing Life Cycle Management (LCM) team to support the development and manufacture of sequencing and genotyping...
1 day ago
PPD - Richmond, VA
Title: Associate Research Scientist Department: Chromatographic Sciences- Research & Development Location: Richmond, Virginia PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing...
3 days ago
Edwards Place of Employment - Richmond, VA
Richmond, VA AREA Competitive salary Relo: Yes Our client company is seeking an experienced Scientist to investigate and develop new nylon-based resins to improve and grow their current product...
5 days ago

Demographic Data for Richmond, VA

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Chemist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Molecular Spectroscopy
The course introduces the three key spectroscopic methods used by chemists and biochemists to analyse the molecular and electronic structure of atoms and molecules. These are UV/Visible, Infra-red...

Identifying Food Fraud

The food industry is one of the most important commercial sectors in the world. Everyone uses it, but how many people abuse it? As we witness the increasing globalisation of the supply chain, a...

Discovering Science: Medicinal Chemistry

Discover how chemotherapy has evolved, and some of the breakthroughs and developments chemists have made in the fight against cancer over the last 10 years.

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Richmond, VA

This is the average annual salary for Chemist jobs in Richmond, VA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Chemist positions.

Highest Education Level

Chemists in Richmond, VA 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 (0.2%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Chemists in Richmond, VA
  • 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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