Chemistry in the States
With nearly all manufactured goods being touched by the business of chemistry, our industry is important in some facet to every state in our country. The business of chemistry is a $639 billion enterprise and a key element of the nation’s economy. Supporting more than 25 percent of the U.S. GDP, chemistry is one of the nation’s largest manufacturing sectors, and the chemistry sector provides 555,000 skilled, good-paying jobs throughout the U.S.
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Provides 392 direct jobs
Pays $23M in wages
Has an average wage of $57,420, 9.00% higher than the average manufacturing wage in Hawaii
Generates an additional 264 jobs in plastics & rubber products