Post-Graduation Salary and Career Info

Chemistry BS

At RIT, you don’t just graduate with a degree, you graduate with the skills and hands-on experience to thrive in your chosen career.

RIT publishes full-time salaries, outcome rates, and typical job titles for graduates within six months of graduation.

First-Year Full-Time Salary of RIT Chemistry BS Graduates

$80,300

Average

$70,000

Median

Data is collected annually, and RIT graduate outcomes are from the class of 2022.

Student Outcomes 

87.5%

Outcome Rates for Chemistry BS

Total percentage of graduates who have entered the workforce, enrolled in full-time graduate study, or are pursuing alternative plans (military service, volunteering, etc.).

75%

Knowledge Rate

Total percentage of graduates for whom RIT has verifiable data, compared to national average knowledge rate of 41% per NACE.
Outcome % of Students
Employed 50.00%
Full-time Graduate Study 37.50%
Alternative Plans 0%
Outcome % of Students
Employed 50.00%
Full-time Graduate Study 37.50%
Alternative Plans 0%

This degree also has an accelerated bachelor’s/master’s option.

Chemist; Quality Assurance; Materials Engineer; QC Chemist/Packaging Scientist; Lab Technician; Research Assistant; Environmental Chemist

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics; FloDesign Sonics, a MilliporeSigma Company; Constellation Brands Inc; Actylis Eugene; Epic Pharma LLC; GlobalFoundries; Interprint, Inc.; LORD Corporation; SMS biotech; Xerox

Rutgers University; University at Buffalo

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Kris Stehler
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