hold about 66,100 jobs in the United States. This is one of the largest
specialty areas of all science technicians.
Chemical technicians hold
jobs in a wide range of manufacturing and service-providing industries.
About 39 percent work in chemical manufacturing and another 30 percent
work in professional, scientific, or technical services firms.
The median hourly
earnings of chemical technicians is about $20.25
Note: Some resources in this section are provided by
the US Department
of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.