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Chemical Technician Salary Information in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chemical technicians in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chemical technicians in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 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 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,390
25th Percentile Wage
$32,160
50th Percentile Wage
$41,730
75th Percentile Wage
$55,010
90th Percentile Wage
$73,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical technicians in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,910. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $25,390.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.21
25th Percentile Wage
$15.46
50th Percentile Wage
$20.05
75th Percentile Wage
$26.45
90th Percentile Wage
$35.53

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemical technicians in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.53. The median hourly salary is $20.05. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.21.

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
201641,7304.98%2.16%
201539,650-13.06%-
201444,8301.41%-
201344,2007.62%-
201240,830--

Table 3. Compare Chemical Technician Salary in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $41,730 in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is in the middle of salary range for chemical technicians in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of chemical technicians in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is 36.4 percent (36.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Corpus Christi and 11.3 percent (11.3%) 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 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas.