£25,785
Avg. Salary
£10.50
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£800

Bonus

£1,750

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a Food Technologist is £10.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Food Technologist is £25,785 per year.

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MEDIAN £25,785
£18,131 - £35,515
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MEDIAN: £25,785
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Salary £18,131 - £35,515
Bonus £0.00 - £2,944
Profit Sharing £1,750
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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£18,143 - £35,726
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 181

Job Description for Food Technologist

A food technologist usually works for a company that produces food. The technologist may be tasked with coming up with new types of foods or flavors. The technologist will prepare prototypes of foods. These foods will be tested to make sure that they are fit for human consumption.

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Food Technologist Tasks
  • Identify, monitor, and report on quality and composition of foods.
  • Optimize the taste and texture of a product.
  • Plan production procedures by extrapolating from prototypes and calculations.
  • Record data, procedures, and findings.
  • Collect samples and data to document fit to specifications.

Food Technologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

6%

National Average: £26,184

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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.

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Key Stats for Food Technologist

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Food Technologist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲15%

National Average
₤26,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 69%