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Chemists Salary Information in Arkansas

The average annual and hourly salaries for chemists in the state of Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chemists amongst Arkansas cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Chemists in Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,940
25th Percentile Wage
$46,660
50th Percentile Wage
$72,770
75th Percentile Wage
$94,650
90th Percentile Wage
$115,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemists in Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,940.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.32
25th Percentile Wage
$22.43
50th Percentile Wage
$34.99
75th Percentile Wage
$45.51
90th Percentile Wage
$55.42

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemists in Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $55.42. The median hourly salary is $34.99. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.32.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of chemists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201672,7709.43%11.45%
201565,910-4.25%-
201468,710-0.15%-
201368,8106.35%-
201264,440--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Chemists in Arkansas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chemists in some Arkansas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemists in state of Arkansas ranges from $50,670 to $84,850. The highest paying area for chemists in Arkansas is Pine Bluff with a median annual salary of $84,850. The second highest paying city/area in Arkansas State is South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $79,340). The lowest paying area is Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway with a median annual salary of $50,670.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Pine Bluff
$84,850
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$79,340
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$50,670


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