A Food Scientist earns an average salary of C$54,538 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$30,767 - C$70,427
C$31K
C$55K
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$54,538
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
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C$30,767 - C$70,427  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,960  
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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$30,769 - C$71,137  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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Key Stats for Food Scientist

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
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Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
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Experience Affects Food Scientist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
C$54,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Food Scientist Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 19%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 17%

National Average
C$54,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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