How much does a Chemical Engineer make?

Updated 19 Sep 2021
£37,344 /yr
Average Base Pay

78 salaries

£22K

Low

£37K

Average

£63K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Chemical Engineer is £37,344 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Chemical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 78 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Chemical Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Chemical Engineer£37,344 /yr
L3
Senior Chemical Engineer£37,826 /yr
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£37,826

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£37,826

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£37,084

per year

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£58,006

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ExxonMobil
3.2

ExxonMobil

Chemical Engineer

£41,713

 /yr
Range: £40K - £130K
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£40K

£130K

£40,333 - £130,000 Range

BP
3.8

BP

Chemical Engineer

£45,469

 /yr
Range: £26K - £56K

£26K

£56K

£25,832 - £55,852 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

Chemical Engineer - Intern

£21,163

 /yr
Range: £21K - £22K

£21K

£22K

£21,000 - £22,343 Range

Rise Technical Recruitment
4.3

Rise Technical Recruitment

Chemical Engineer

£46,996

 /yr
Range: £19K - £56K

£19K

£56K

£19,454 - £56,314 Range

Shell
4.1

Shell

Chemical Engineer

£34,246

 /yr
Range: £30K - £51K

£30K

£51K

£30,465 - £51,336 Range

Honeywell
3.7

Honeywell

Chemical Engineer

£32,645

 /yr
Range: £30K - £61K

£30K

£61K

£29,611 - £61,434 Range

University of Manchester
4.3

University of Manchester

Chemical Engineer

£20,000

 /yr
Range: £9K - £47K

£9K

£47K

£9,360 - £47,386 Range

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Johnson Matthey
3.6

Johnson Matthey

Chemical Engineer

£37,335

 /yr
Range: £34K - £39K

£34K

£39K

£33,511 - £38,748 Range

Wessex Water
3.9

Wessex Water

Chemical Engineer

£28,500

 /yr
Range: £28K - £29K

£28K

£29K

£28,000 - £28,500 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

Chemical Engineer
About 

£28K -£32K

£28K

£32K

£28,238 - £32,242 Range

ExxonMobil
3.2

ExxonMobil

Chemical Engineer - Intern
About 

£27K -£29K

£27K

£29K

£26,817 - £29,223 Range

Air Products
4

Air Products

Chemical Engineer
About 

£25K -£61K

£25K

£61K

£25,100 - £61,324 Range

Cargill
4

Cargill

Chemical Engineer
About 

£18K -£28K

£18K

£28K

£18,015 - £27,522 Range

Graduate Student

Chemical Engineer - Hourly
About 

£9 -£15

 hourly

£9

£15

£9 - £15 Range

Lucite
3

Lucite

Chemical Engineer
About 

£19K -£20K

£19K

£20K

£18,596 - £20,139 Range

Encocam
3

Encocam

Chemical Engineer
About 

£31K -£33K

£31K

£33K

£31,000 - £33,479 Range

Manor Pharmacy (Walsall, United Kingdom)

Manor Pharmacy (Walsall, United Kingdom)

Chemical Engineer - Hourly
About 

£8 -£8

 hourly

£8

£8

£8 - £8 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Chemical Engineer
About 

£29K -£32K

£29K

£32K

£29,175 - £31,691 Range

BT
3.9

BT

Chemical Engineer - Intern
About 

£24K -£26K

£24K

£26K

£24,401 - £26,404 Range

Argos
3.7

Argos

Chemical Engineer - Hourly
About 

£9 -£9

 hourly

£9

£9

£9 - £9 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Chemical Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Chemical Engineer is £37,344 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Chemical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 78 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Chemical Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Chemical Engineer in United Kingdom is £63,175 per year.

The lowest salary for a Chemical Engineer in United Kingdom is £22,075 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent chemical engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£76,000
per year
A Chemical Engineer in the Guildford Area area reported making £76,000 per year
Additional Pay
£7k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Guildford Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£2,000
monthly
A Chemical Engineering in the Bristol Area area reported making £2,000 per month
Job Highlights
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£20,000
per year
A Chemical Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £20,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£21,000
per year
A Chemical Engineer in the London Area area reported making £21,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£28,000
per year
An Experience ExxonMobil - Technical Chemical Engineering in the Southampton Area area reported making £28,000 per year
Job Highlights
Southampton Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£9
hourly
A Chemical Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£130,000
per year
A Chemical Engineer in the Southampton Area area reported making £130,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Southampton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£70,000
per year
A Chemical Engineering in the Leeds Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Leeds Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public