Chemical Engineering

Justin Woolford

What chemical engineers do

Chemical engineers use their knowledge of chemistry and math to solve problems using chemicals and make things by mixing substances together. They can do anything from dealing with dangerous chemicals to making/testing food. I am interested in this field of engineering because I like mixing chemicals and making things from them.

Starting salary for chemical engineer.

The average starting salary for a chemical engineer in the United States is about $65,000/year.

Education required

To become an entry-level chemical engineering you need a bachelors degree in chemical engineering. To have an advanced position in chemical engineering you need a master's or doctoral degree.