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What was your first job as a chemist?

I'm currently a sophomore in college and I'm in the process of completing my pre med courses. I was wondering if a bachelors in chemistry would be worth it. Is it? After you received your bachelors how long did it take you to obtain a job. What was your salary that first year? Does it get better? Is medical/pharmacy my only hope for a decent paying job? I am worried that I don't get accepted in medical/pharmacy school or decide that I don't want to study more and then can't find a job because of my degree in chemistry. Also, I don't think it's fair that they get paid very little. The courses one takes in college to receive a chemistry degree are difficult. So much work and little reward. What do you think? Any advise? Thank you.

Asked By: - 12/14/2012
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Started looking my senior yr. I was a quality control chemist for chicken company for two yrs. then became a teacher.
Answered By: jok - 12/14/2012
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