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US Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations - Arlington, VA
Promotion Potential 15 Job family (Series) 0401 General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences 0819 Environmental Engineering 1301 General Physical Science 1320 Chemistry Similar jobs Chemists...
5 days ago
Lancesoft Inc. - Richmond, VA
Role = Analytical Chemist - Level 1 Duration = Start date to end of year, possibility for extension Standard Day Shift (Mon-Fri; 40 hrs/wk; 8 hrs/day) 100% onsite work Job Purpose: This is a key role...
5 days ago
Drug Enforcement Administration - Quantico, VA
high-performance (UPLC) liquid chromatography with ultraviolet-visible light detection or mass spectrometry (LC-MS), infrared spectroscopy (IR) using Attenuated Total Reflectance (ATR) and Raman, and...
5 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - Danville, VA
Our location in Altavista VA currently has an opportunity for an Assistant Chemist I. This site is Abbott's largest Nutrition manufacturing plant in the world....
11 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - Lynchburg, VA
Our location in Altavista VA currently has an opportunity for an Assistant Chemist I. This site is Abbott's largest Nutrition manufacturing plant in the world....
11 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - Forest, VA
Our location in Altavista VA currently has an opportunity for an Assistant Chemist I. This site is Abbott's largest Nutrition manufacturing plant in the world....
11 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - Altavista, VA
Our location in Altavista VA currently has an opportunity for an Assistant Chemist I. This site is Abbotts largest Nutrition manufacturing plant in the world....
12 days ago
National Older Worker Career Center - Arlington, VA
Chemist Support ID: SVA-201 Location: Arlington Program: SEE Wage/Hr: $12.72 Hours/Week: 40 Minimum Age: 55 Please note: this position will be $15.00/hour effective October 1, 2021 with another increase...
12 days ago
Apex Companies, LLC - Manassas, VA
Chemist / Environmental Scientist 1 Job Title Chemist / Environmental Scientist 1 Job ID 27588997 Location Manassas, VA 20110 Other Location Description Position: Environmental Scientist 1/ Chemist...
12 days ago
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. - Springfield, VA
Counter WMD Chemist Job Locations US-VA-Springfield ID 2021-5189 Category Systems Engineering: Design and Verification Type Regular Full-Time Overview Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc....
19 days ago
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. - Springfield, VA
Chemist Job Locations US-VA-Springfield ID 2021-5212 Category Systems Engineering: Design and Verification Type Regular Full-Time Overview Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc....
19 days ago
Evonik - Richmond, VA
We are currently searching for a Chemist, Bio-Chemist, or Chemical Engineer to develop and manage both self-guided and team driven projects in the Agriculture, Bio-Agriculture, and Homecare applications...
22 days ago
American Pacific Corporation - Petersburg, VA
We are looking for enthusiastic Chemists to join our QC Team in Peteresburg, VA (Greater Richmond area)!...
30+ days ago
Battelle Memorial Institute - Arlington, VA
, spectrometry, chromatography, and/or other subjects related to the study of analytical chemistry At least six (6) years of progressively complex experience that includes at least four (4) years of...
30+ days ago
Gryphon Technologies - Arlington, VA
Scientist / Chemist in support of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Biological Technologies Office (BTO)....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Virginia

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Virginia

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

$88,803

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Chemist positions.

Highest Education Level

Chemists in Virginia 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 Virginia
  • 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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