$55,108
Avg. Salary
$21.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,600

Bonus

$11,250

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Food Chemist is $21.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Food Chemist is $55,108 per year.

$16.66
10%
$21.00
50%
$29.00
90%
MEDIAN $21.00
$43k
10%
$55k
50%
$101k
90%
MEDIAN $55,108
$43,044 - $101,367
$43K
$55K
$100K
MEDIAN: $55,108
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90%

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$0$101K
Salary $43,044 - $101,367
Bonus $1,600
Profit Sharing $11,250
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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$39,326 - $99,829
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 17
Hourly Data $0$41
Hourly Rate $21.00
Overtime $41.50
Annual Data $0$99K
Bonus $1,600
Profit Sharing $11,250
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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$39,326 - $99,829
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Food Chemist

Food chemists work for both companies and government entities and perform tests to determine the nutritional, physical, and chemical makeups of food products. These chemists carry out tests to ensure that food companies adhere to regulations relating to food and that products are free of any harmful chemicals and bacteria, and some also help design and improve the tastes of particular products.

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Key Stats for Food Chemist

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
20 years or more
23%

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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 14%