The average salary for a Food Safety Manager in Chicago, Illinois is $89,227.
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Job Description for Food Safety Manager
Food safety managers work in dedicated food production operations to ensure that all consumable food items under his/her responsibility are prepared, stored, and packaged in a safe manner. They are employed primarily by food processing plants and similar large-scale food operations, but also by schools and large hospitals, to ensure that proper procedures are followed. The main responsibility of these managers is to serve as quality-control agents in food packaging/processing operations. They m…Read more
Food Safety Manager Tasks
- Design food safety processes for risk assessment that meet globally recognized standards.
- Develop and lead audit process.
- Educate facilities in and assess all types of risk including package, utility, ingredient and process.
- Oversee utilization and effectiveness of established food safety systems and drive continuous improvement of systems.
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Pay by Experience Level for Food Safety Manager
An early career Food Safety Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,400 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Food Safety Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,691 based on 5 salaries.
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Fresno, California (42.6% less), Atlanta, Georgia (38.2% less) and Dallas, Texas (33.3% less).
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