Chemical Engineer Salary Information in Indiana

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$137,030
75th Percentile Wage
$116,610
50th Percentile Wage
$103,150
25th Percentile Wage
$81,620
10th Percentile Wage
$65,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical engineers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $137,030. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $103,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $65,760.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$65.88
75th Percentile Wage
$56.06
50th Percentile Wage
$49.59
25th Percentile Wage
$39.24
10th Percentile Wage
$31.62

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemical engineers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $65.88. The median hourly salary is $49.59. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.62.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $103,150 3.46%
2013 $99,700 19.79%
2012 $83,230 4.08%
2011 $79,970 -0.29%
2010 $80,200 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for chemical engineers in state of Indiana from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 28.62%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 19.79%. We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 4.08% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -0.29%.

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

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

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of chemical engineers in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemical engineers in state of Indiana ranges from $102,960 to $103,670. The highest paying area for chemical engineers in Indiana is Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $103,670. The lowest paying area is Indianapolis-Carmel with a median annual salary of $102,960.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$103,670
Indianapolis-Carmel
$102,960

Chemical Engineer Salary by State

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