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Chemical Technician Salary Information in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chemical technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chemical technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Chemical Technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,850
25th Percentile Wage
$33,450
50th Percentile Wage
$39,950
75th Percentile Wage
$64,750
90th Percentile Wage
$88,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $88,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,850.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.39
25th Percentile Wage
$16.07
50th Percentile Wage
$19.21
75th Percentile Wage
$31.13
90th Percentile Wage
$42.52

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemical technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.52. The median hourly salary is $19.21. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.39.

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
201639,95017.07%4.98%
201533,1304.29%-
201431,7104.60%-
201330,250-25.49%-
201237,960--

Table 3. Compare Chemical Technician Salary in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $39,950 in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is in the middle of salary range for chemical technicians in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of chemical technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is 39.1 percent (39.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Corpus Christi and 7.4 percent (7.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lubbock.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Corpus Christi
$65,620
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$64,850
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$62,070
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$58,440
Longview
$50,410
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$48,290
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$44,490
Midland
$44,390
Fort Worth-Arlington
$42,440
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$41,730
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$41,500
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$40,660
Waco
$40,290
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$39,950
Odessa
$39,380
Victoria
$39,100
Lubbock
$37,010

See also: Top paying jobs in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas.