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2021 Massachusetts Chemical Engineers Salary Guide

Design chemical plant equipment and devise processes for manufacturing chemicals and products, such as gasoline, synthetic rubber, plastics, detergents, cement, paper, and pulp, by applying principles and technology of chemistry, physics, and engineering.

Massachusetts Chemical Engineers Salary 2021

Salary

$109.5K

Growth

8%

Bright Outlook

Average

Green

No

How Much Do Chemical Engineers Make in Massachusetts 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $66,160 $80,160 $109,450 $132,220 $163,680
Hourly Wage $31.81 $38.54 $52.62 $63.57 $78.69

How Much Do Chemical Engineers Make in Massachusetts 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$66,160
$80,160
$109,450
$132,220
$163,680
Hourly Wage
$31.81
$38.54
$52.62
$63.57
$78.69

What Do Chemical Engineers Do?

Design chemical plant equipment and devise processes for manufacturing chemicals and products, such as gasoline, synthetic rubber, plastics, detergents, cement, paper, and pulp, by applying principles and technology of chemistry, physics, and engineering.

Also known as:

Chemical Engineer, Development Engineer, Engineer, Engineering Scientist, Process Control Engineer, Process Engineer, Project Engineer, Refinery Process Engineer, Research Chemical Engineer, Scientist

  • Research engineering aspects of biological or chemical processes.
  • Develop technical methods or processes.
  • Determine causes of operational problems or failures.
  • Evaluate characteristics of equipment or systems.
  • Research engineering aspects of biological or chemical processes.
  • Conduct validation tests of equipment or processes.
  • Research industrial processes or operations.
  • Prepare operational reports.
  • Design control systems for mechanical or other equipment.
  • Estimate operational costs.
  • Determine operational methods.
  • Conduct validation tests of equipment or processes.
  • Direct industrial production activities.
  • Monitor the productivity or efficiency of industrial operations.
  • Design industrial processing systems.

Chemical Engineers Job Outlook in Massachusetts

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Massachusetts 640 690 8% 50
United States 26,300 28,700 9% 1,800

Chemical Engineers Job Outlook in Massachusetts

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Massachusetts
640
690
8%
50
United States
26,300
28,700
9%
1,800

Chemical Engineers Schooling & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Chemical Engineers Schools in Massachusetts

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Chemical Engineering. Cambridge, MA 4 years: 31
More than 4 years: 20
More than 4 years: 35
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. Cambridge, MA 4 years: 11
Northeastern University Chemical Engineering. Boston, MA 4 years: 128
More than 4 years: 46
More than 4 years: 7
Tufts University Chemical Engineering. Medford, MA 4 years: 28
More than 4 years: 3
More than 4 years: 4
University of Massachusetts-Amherst Polymer/Plastics Engineering. Amherst, MA More than 4 years: 11
More than 4 years: 16
University of Massachusetts-Amherst Chemical Engineering. Amherst, MA 4 years: 92
More than 4 years: 1
More than 4 years: 9
University of Massachusetts-Lowell Polymer/Plastics Engineering. Lowell, MA 4 years: 50
Less than one year: 7
More than 4 years: 26
More than 4 years: 5
University of Massachusetts-Lowell Chemical Engineering. Lowell, MA 4 years: 83
Less than one year: 1
More than 4 years: 14
More than 4 years: 7
Worcester Polytechnic Institute Chemical Engineering. Worcester, MA 4 years: 76
More than 4 years: 6
More than 4 years: 9

Chemical Engineers Schools in Massachusetts

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Chemical Engineering.
Cambridge, MA
4 years: 31
More than 4 years: 20
More than 4 years: 35
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
Cambridge, MA
4 years: 11
Chemical Engineering.
Boston, MA
4 years: 128
More than 4 years: 46
More than 4 years: 7
Chemical Engineering.
Medford, MA
4 years: 28
More than 4 years: 3
More than 4 years: 4
Polymer/Plastics Engineering.
Amherst, MA
More than 4 years: 11
More than 4 years: 16
Chemical Engineering.
Amherst, MA
4 years: 92
More than 4 years: 1
More than 4 years: 9
Polymer/Plastics Engineering.
Lowell, MA
4 years: 50
Less than one year: 7
More than 4 years: 26
More than 4 years: 5
Chemical Engineering.
Lowell, MA
4 years: 83
Less than one year: 1
More than 4 years: 14
More than 4 years: 7
Chemical Engineering.
Worcester, MA
4 years: 76
More than 4 years: 6
More than 4 years: 9

Chemical Engineers Jobs in Massachusetts.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Engineering Technician Triumvirate Environmental Somerville, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 No
HVAC Technician Smithfield Springfield, Massachusetts 10/16/2021 No
Product Manager - Long guns American Outdoor Brands Corporation Springfield, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 No
Program Manager/Sr. Program Manager Curia Burlington, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 Yes
Research Engineer I - CT Insulation R & D Saint-Gobain Northborough, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 Yes
SC&M Project Engineer, New Product Introduction Siemens Norwood, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 Yes
Senior Manager, Channels Thermo Fisher Scientific Waltham, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 Yes
Senior Manager, Channels Thermo Fisher Scientific Boston, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 Yes
Senior Project Manager - 714788301 Millipore Corporation Billerica, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 No
Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialist Meridian Bioscience North Billerica, Massachusetts 10/17/2021 No

Chemical Engineers Jobs in Massachusetts.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Triumvirate Environmental
Somerville, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
No
Smithfield
Springfield, Massachusetts
10/16/2021
No
American Outdoor Brands Corporation
Springfield, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
No
Curia
Burlington, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
Yes
Saint-Gobain
Northborough, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
Yes
Siemens
Norwood, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
Yes
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Waltham, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
Yes
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Boston, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
Yes
Millipore Corporation
Billerica, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
No
Meridian Bioscience
North Billerica, Massachusetts
10/17/2021
No

Chemical Engineers Salary Guide 2021

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