The average salary for a Mid-Career Food Scientist is $66,174 per year.

$49,947 - $89,174
$50K
$66K
$89K
MEDIAN: $66,174
10%
50%
90%

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$20.83 - $23.78
$22
MEDIAN: $21.89
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$49,947 - $89,174  
   
Bonus
$997 - $12,080  
Profit Sharing
$2,299  
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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$49,053 - $89,751  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$21.89  
   
Overtime
$31.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$997 - $12,080  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,299  
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).
)
$49,053 - $89,751  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Key Stats for Food Scientist

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
081
5-9 years
81%
10-19 years
19%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Food Scientist Salaries

Product Development
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Food Process Engineering
up arrow 3%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$66,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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