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Chemical Engineer Salary in India

based on 3.2k latest salaries

Average Annual Salary

4.9 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

23,995 - ₹ 25,424

Chemical Engineer salary in India ranges between ₹ 1.5 Lakhs to ₹ 9.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 4.9 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 3.2k latest salaries received from Chemical Engineers.

Last Updated: 15 June, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Production, Manufacturing & Engineering
Chemical Engineer Salary
0 - 7 years exp. (1.5k salaries)
4.9 Lakhs

₹1.5 L/yr - ₹9.5 L/yr

Research & Development
Chemical Engineer Salary
0 - 7 years exp. (405 salaries)
5.1 Lakhs

₹1.5 L/yr - ₹8.5 L/yr

Project & Program Management
Chemical Engineer Salary
0 - 7 years exp. (130 salaries)
5.3 Lakhs

₹1.5 L/yr - ₹9 L/yr

Quality Assurance
Chemical Engineer Salary
0 - 7 years exp. (107 salaries)
3.4 Lakhs

₹1.5 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr

Healthcare & Life Sciences
Chemical Engineer Salary
0 - 7 years exp. (47 salaries)
2.8 Lakhs

₹1.6 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Chemical Engineer salary in India with less than 1 year of experience to 7 years ranges from ₹ 1.5 Lakhs to ₹ 9.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 4.9 Lakhs based on 3.2k latest salaries.

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5.7 Lakhs
₹2.4 L/yr - ₹8.9 L/yr
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(32.1k salaries)
5.5 Lakhs
₹2 L/yr - ₹11 L/yr
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5.7 Lakhs
₹2.2 L/yr - ₹11.7 L/yr
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(1.6L salaries)
21.2 Lakhs
₹7 L/yr - ₹40 L/yr
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(8.5k salaries)
3.9 Lakhs
₹1.3 L/yr - ₹9 L/yr
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(38.8k salaries)
2.4 Lakhs
₹1 L/yr - ₹5 L/yr
5.4 Lakhs
₹1.8 L/yr - ₹10.7 L/yr
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(59.8k salaries)
4.7 Lakhs
₹1.9 L/yr - ₹8.5 L/yr
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(3.1L salaries)
15.9 Lakhs
₹4 L/yr - ₹30 L/yr
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(21.2k salaries)
4.5 Lakhs
₹2 L/yr - ₹7.9 L/yr
3.4 Lakhs
₹1.5 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr
Deputy Manager Salary
(2L salaries)
9.3 Lakhs
₹3.9 L/yr - ₹17.3 L/yr
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(1.6L salaries)
4.5 Lakhs
₹1.8 L/yr - ₹7.6 L/yr
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(5.7L salaries)
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₹3 L/yr - ₹16.2 L/yr
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(2.4L salaries)
5.4 Lakhs
₹2.3 L/yr - ₹9.3 L/yr
3.1 Lakhs
₹1.2 L/yr - ₹7.5 L/yr
3.1 Lakhs
₹1.4 L/yr - ₹5 L/yr
2.2 Lakhs
₹1.1 L/yr - ₹4.5 L/yr

Top Skills for Chemical Engineers

based on 772 jobs

Skills

Jobs demanding the skill

1

Chemical Engineering

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2

Chemical

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3

Process Engineering

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4

Chemical Analysis

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5

Petrochemical

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Companies for Chemical Engineer in India

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Company Name Avg Annual Salary
2 - 6 yrs exp. (189 salaries)

4.6 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr

7.1 Lakhs

₹2.4 L/yr - ₹11 L/yr

1 - 13 yrs exp. (49 salaries)

6.1 Lakhs

₹2.9 L/yr - ₹8.8 L/yr

4 Lakhs

₹2.9 L/yr - ₹6.5 L/yr

0 - 5 yrs exp. (27 salaries)

9.5 Lakhs

₹5 L/yr - ₹14 L/yr

2 - 7 yrs exp. (25 salaries)

4 Lakhs

₹2.5 L/yr - ₹6.3 L/yr

2.9 Lakhs

₹1.9 L/yr - ₹4.4 L/yr

1 - 5 yrs exp. (21 salaries)

3.9 Lakhs

₹2.5 L/yr - ₹4.8 L/yr

0 - 12 yrs exp. (19 salaries)

5.5 Lakhs

₹2.1 L/yr - ₹9.9 L/yr

0 - 4 yrs exp. (18 salaries)

3.7 Lakhs

₹1.7 L/yr - ₹6.5 L/yr

Salary reviews by Chemical Engineer and similar roles

IG Petrochemicals

Chemical Engineer

4.0
posted on 08 Aug 2023

4.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Good exposure to fresher's. Good working culture.

Dislikes

In plant shutdown, you have to do forcefully 12 hrs duty in minimum compensation upto plant start up activity ( up to 1 month shutdown activity is planned).

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Reliance Industries

Manager

4.0
posted on 29 Oct 2018

4.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Salary structure is good,work culture at dahej location is good.better learning opportunities.

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Dislikes

Once in two month there is shutdown so no leaves and the process is 365 days.to and fro timing from bharuch is 3.5 hrs approx.career growth is low or negligible better you switch your job.

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Grasim Industries

Officer

5.0
posted on 12 Jul 2020

5.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

...gement is transparent. There is a huge cafeteria and gaming arcade for chilling. Company policies are good, appraisals are fair and they give good salary hike

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Dislikes

At my time career growth is slow but after my resignation it become done this remains employee

Gujarat Fluorochemicals

Assistant Manager

4.0
posted on 23 Sep 2021

4.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

The company is open for innovation and ready to adopt latest technology

Dislikes

The work pressure is very high Compensation is decent

Reliance Industries

Shift Engineer

5.0
posted on 19 Dec 2023

4.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Programs for skill development, company culture, Benefit provided by company

Dislikes

Benefits deduction from salary, Work life balance

Frequently Asked Questions about Chemical Engineer Salaries

What is the salary of a Chemical Engineer in India?
Average salary for a Chemical Engineer in India is 4.9 Lakhs per year (₹41.1k per month). Salary estimates are based on 3.2k latest salaries received from various Chemical Engineers across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Chemical Engineers?
What is the starting salary for a Chemical Engineer in India?
Average starting Salary for Chemical Engineer in India is around ₹1.5 Lakhs per year (₹12.5k per month). No prior experience is required to be a Chemical Engineer.
What is the highest salary for a Chemical Engineer in India?
Highest salary that a Chemical Engineer can earn is ₹9.5 Lakhs per year (₹79.2k per month).
How does Chemical Engineer Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Chemical Engineer with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹3.5 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Chemical Engineer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹5.8 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Chemical Engineer with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹11.1 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Chemical Engineer in India?
What are the top paying cities for Chemical Engineer in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Chemical Engineer?
These are the top skills of a Chemical Engineer based on 772 jobs posted by employers.
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical
  • Process Engineering
  • Chemical Analysis
  • Petrochemical