A Food Scientist earns an average salary of C$51,995 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

C$30,410 - C$67,108
C$30K
C$53K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$52,866
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
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C$30,410 - C$67,108  
   
Bonus
C$1,017  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$30,526 - C$69,933  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Key Stats for Food Scientist

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
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Experience Affects Food Scientist Salaries

Experienced
▲23%

Mid-Career
▲17%

National Average
C$52,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Food Scientist Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲23%

Microsoft Excel
▲18%

National Average
C$52,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 5%
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