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Chemical Engineers


Design processes for manufacturing chemicals and related materials.

Chemical Engineers use engineering to design equipment and create ways to manufacture chemicals and products, like gasoline, rubber, plastics, detergent, and related things.

Wages $60.12 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Engineering and Technology
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