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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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Chemical Engineers in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$135,180
75th Percentile Wage
$111,400
50th Percentile Wage
$92,070
25th Percentile Wage
$76,150
10th Percentile Wage
$63,200

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 $135,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,070. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $63,200.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$64.98
75th Percentile Wage
$53.56
50th Percentile Wage
$44.26
25th Percentile Wage
$36.61
10th Percentile Wage
$30.39

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 $64.98. The median hourly salary is $44.26. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.39.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $92,070 -1.22%
2013 $93,210 5.58%
2012 $88,280 1.61%
2011 $86,880 2.25%
2010 $84,970 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for chemical engineers in state of Connecticut from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 8.36%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 5.58%. We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 1.61% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 2.25% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Chemical Engineer Wage in Connecticut vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Chemical Engineers in Connecticut Cities

Table 5 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 $88,010 to $95,820. The highest paying area for chemical engineers in Connecticut is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with a median annual salary of $95,820. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is New Haven (mean annual salary $91,020). The lowest paying area is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford with a median annual salary of $88,010.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$95,820
New Haven
$91,020
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$88,010

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