Chemical Technician Salary Information in New York

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,940
25th Percentile Wage
$35,550
50th Percentile Wage
$47,230
75th Percentile Wage
$62,760
90th Percentile Wage
$78,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical technicians in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,940.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.91
25th Percentile Wage
$17.09
50th Percentile Wage
$22.71
75th Percentile Wage
$30.17
90th Percentile Wage
$37.86

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemical technicians in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.86. The median hourly salary is $22.71. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.91.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201647,2302.92%1.91%
201545,850-0.76%-
201446,2005.24%-
201343,780-5.82%-
201246,330--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Chemical Technicians in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chemical technicians in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemical technicians in state of New York ranges from $32,710 to $53,370. The highest paying area for chemical technicians in New York is Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $53,370. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (mean annual salary $52,490). The lowest paying area is Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $32,710.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$53,370
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$52,490
Syracuse
$49,230
Rochester
$47,470
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$46,650
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$45,410
Nassau-Suffolk
$44,570
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$41,320
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$32,940
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$32,710


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