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Chemical Engineer Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for chemical engineers in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chemical engineers among Connecticut metropolitan areas 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 Chemical Engineers in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$64,010
25th Percentile Wage
$79,570
50th Percentile Wage
$93,720
75th Percentile Wage
$109,760
90th Percentile Wage
$145,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical engineers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $145,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $93,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $64,010.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.77
25th Percentile Wage
$38.26
50th Percentile Wage
$45.06
75th Percentile Wage
$52.77
90th Percentile Wage
$69.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemical engineers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $69.81. The median hourly salary is $45.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.77.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201693,7202.48%5.80%
201591,400-0.73%-
201492,070-1.24%-
201393,2105.29%-
201288,280--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Chemical Engineers in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chemical engineers in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemical engineers in state of Connecticut ranges from $76,590 to $117,920. The highest paying area for chemical engineers in Connecticut is Danbury with a median annual salary of $117,920. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is New Haven (mean annual salary $91,020). The lowest paying area is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with a median annual salary of $76,590.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Danbury
$117,920
New Haven
$91,020
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$89,200
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$76,590


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