Chemical Engineer

"Turning ideas into reality" By: Kaden LeDocq Hour 2

Basic Information About Chemical Engineering

  • Research ways to produce fuels, plastics, and drugs.
  • May help in the design of chemical plants.
  • Must have a bachelor's degree.
  • You need a license to have this job.
  • Earn $49,810 to $103,520 in Wisconsin.
  • Work about 40 hours a week.
  • In the next 5 year's there will be 350 job openings
  • Create formulas for the production of products.
  • Make sure chemical plants are running the right way and employees are working.
  • They also design the machinery necessary to make these products.

Pros and Cons of Chemical Engineering

Pros- good things about being a chemical engineer
  • Making new products for the world to use and it is a pro because you can say you help make a certain products.
  • You get payed anywhere from $49,810 to $103,520 it is a pro because you could support a family easily on that kind of money.
  • There is lots of opertounitys to get a job it is a pro because you will have no problem finding a job.

Cons- bad thing about being a chemical engineer

  • Somtimes has to work in a office it is a con because working in an office is not fun sitting in the same place all day.
  • You coukd be exposed to hazardous chemical it is a con because it could affect your health.
  • You have to go to school for five years it is a con because it means that will take more money.

High school and college class that will help you succeed

High School classes

  • Calculus
  • Chemistry
  • Technical writing
  • Trigonometry/ advanced algebra

College classes

  • Engineering Physics
  • Principles of Chemical Engineering
  • Linear Algebra
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Reaction Engineering
  • Process Dynamics and Control
  • Process and Plant Design

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Address: 2984 Shawano Ave, Green Bay WI 54313-6727

Phone number: (920)-662-5100


American institute of Chemical Engineer

Address: 120 Wall Street, FL 23, New York, NY 10005-4020

Phone number: (800)- 242- 4363


Job Advertisement

Do you like designing chemical plant and also like making new products to help all the other people then chemical engineer is for you. You have to be willing it work in an office or in factory's. You also need to be willing to work 40 hour weeks and have salary anywhere from 43,000 to 100,000 you will need to have bachelors degree for this job and also you will have to have a license to get this job. If you want to take it a step further and get more money then you should think about getting you masters. We will be needing 350 new people in the next five years so if you want this job call 1-800-chemical engineer.


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