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Chemist Water Purification Salary
in Vancouver, British Columbia

$54,700 (CAD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$881

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chemist Water Purification is $54,700 a year and $26 an hour in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for a Chemist Water Purification is between $40,567 and $66,498. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Analyzes water in purification plant to control chemical processes which soften it or make it suitable for drinking: analyzes samples of filtered water to ensure that quantities of solids left in suspension are below prescribed limits.
  • Determines amounts of liquid chlorine to be used in chlorinators to destroy microbes and other harmful organisms, basing amounts on findings of microbiologist.
  • Determines kinds and amounts of chemicals to be used in removing minerals, acids, salts, and other inorganic compounds from water to soften it.
  • Tests samples extracted from various points in distribution system, such as mains, tanks, pumps, and outlets, to discover possible sources of water contamination.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$63,412
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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About Vancouver, British Columbia

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Description: Vancouver ( (listen)) is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. As the most populous city in the province, the 2016 census recorded 631,486 people in the city, up from 603,502 in 2011. The Greater Vancouver area had a population of 2,463,431 in 2016, making it the third-largest metropolitan area in Canada. Vancouver has the highest population density in Canada with over 5,400 people per square kilometre, which makes it the fifth-most densely populated city with over 250,000 residents in North America behind New York City, Guadalajara, San Francisco, and...

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