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Analytical Chemist Salary
in Colorado, United States

$83,794 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Analytical Chemist is $83,794 a year and $40 an hour in Colorado, United States. The average salary range for an Analytical Chemist is between $59,416 and $103,744. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Analytical Chemist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, researches, analyzes, synthesizes, and experiments with substances for such purposes as product and process development and application, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and improvement of analytical methodologies.
  • Analyzes the chemical nature and make-up of substances using a variety of modern analytical techniques, methods, and high technology instrumentation.
  • Analyzes samples from various sources to provide information on compounds or quantities of compounds present, using analytical techniques and instrumentation, such as gas and high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), ion chromatography, electrochromatography, and spectroscopy (infrared and ultraviolet, amongst others).
Analytical Chemist Job Prevalence in Colorado, United States

Job family: Chemists

Job family population: 84,400

Estimated population of Analytical Chemist jobs: 16,831

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Analytical Chemist Job Listings for Colorado, United States

Jan 25
Lakewood, CO, USA
Cherokee Nation Businesses
Chemist (13927) Lakewood, Colorado Cherokee Nation Technology Solutions (CNTS) provides technical ... Analyze and test substances to determine their composition, quality, purity and other ...
Quality Control Chemist
Feb 27
Longmont, CO, USA
Treehouse Biotech
Position Quality Control Chemist Job Description We are currently looking for a full time quality ... analytical instrumentation including HPLC-MS, HPLC-UV/Vis, HPLC-ELSD, benchtop NMR, GC-FID, pH ...
Feb 21
Castle Rock, CO, USA
Kelly Services
Analytical Chemist - Temporary Contract Position $50.00-$75.00 per hour We are looking for a skilled Chemist to develop a method for Essential Oils. This is a contract position but could lead to a ...
Lab Technician
Mar 12
Broomfield, CO, USA
1. Perform routine Quality Control analysis and release raw materials 2. Prepare and submit Supplier Corrective Action report (SCAR) to purchasing team for products which are out of specification. 3 ...
Lab Technician
Feb 13
Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Folium Biosciences
They will support the laboratory chemists where needed to keep work flow efficient while keeping in line with the product quality needs. Essential Functions Reasonable accommodations may be made to ...
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