A Food Technologist earns an average salary of £25,604 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

£18,214 - £35,384
£18K
£26K
£35K
MEDIAN: £25,604
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
£18,214 - £35,384  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,990  
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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£18,205 - £35,679  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £26,155

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Food Technologist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Food Technologist?

Food Technologist in Belfast:
"Variety."
Pros: The variety of the job. Something different every day. Very challenging, fast paced environment. Brings out my creative side.
Cons: Long hours at times. Slightly disappointing when a product you are working on doesn't make full scale production.

Food Technologist in Leicester:
"Exciting prospects "
Pros: The variation in day to day tasks and the interaction with different departments.
Cons: Uncertainty about progression

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Key Stats for Food Technologist

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Food Technologist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲15%

National Average
₤26,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 59%