Chemistry Major

Description: A general program that focuses on the scientific study of the composition and behavior of matter, including its micro- and macro-structure, the processes of chemical change, and the theoretical description and laboratory simulation of these phenomena.

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Chemistry Major

What is the Median Salary Range for Chemistry Majors?

U.S. Median Salary(starting)

$42,900

U.S. Median Salary(mid-career)

$82,300

Note: These numbers are national averages so you could make more or less than these amounts.

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