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Chemist Salary
in Rio Rancho, New Mexico

$79,543 (USD)

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The average pay for a Chemist is $79,543 a year and $38 an hour in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States. The average salary range for a Chemist is between $56,240 and $98,561. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chemist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.

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Job Summary

  • Researches, analyzes, synthesizes, and experiments on substances, for such purposes as product and process development and application, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and improvement of analytical methodologies.
  • Excludes paraprofessional chemists.
Chemist Job Prevalence in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States

Job family: Chemists

Job family population: 84,400

Estimated population of Chemist jobs: 16,831

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Rio Rancho, New Mexico

Rio Rancho Cost of Living Score:

Description: Rio Rancho (Spanish: Río Rancho) is the largest city and economic hub of Sandoval County in the U.S. state of New Mexico. A small portion of the city extends into northern Bernalillo County. It is the third-largest and also one of the fastest expanding cities in New Mexico. As of the 2010 census, Rio Rancho had a population of 93,820.Rio Rancho is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area....

Chemist Job Listings for Rio Rancho, New Mexico

R&D Manager-Analysis & Health Security
Jun 15
Albuquerque, United States
Sandia National Laboratories
... Chemistry, Physical or Life Sciences) You have 8 or more years related technical experience You possess demonstrated managerial skills development and execution of a strategic vision mentor and lead ...
Physical Tester*
Jun 5
Tijeras, NM, USA
GCC of America
High school education with emphasis on chemistry. * Basic mathematical skills. * Good physical condition as position may require bending, kneeling, walking, standing, climbing, stairs and lifting ...
Dry Etch Technology Development Process Engineer
May 23
Albuquerque, NM, USA
PhD degree in Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Material Science, Physics or Chemistry with over 5 years of experience in the semiconductor industry. * Master's degree in Electrical ...
TD Process Engineer
May 19
Albuquerque, NM, USA
Minimum Requirements The candidate must have a MS or PhD degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Material Science, Physics, Biochemistry or Chemistry 1 years ...
F11X NSG Process development Engineer - Tel Etch
Apr 27
Albuquerque, NM, USA
PhD degree Or Masters in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Material Science, Physics, or Chemistry with over 6 years of experience in the semiconductor industry.
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