The average salary for a Food Safety Manager in Seattle, Washington is $70,000.
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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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Popular Skills for Food Safety Manager
Skills in Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Regulatory Compliance, Safety Compliance and Auditing are correlated to pay that is above average.
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 $79,692 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Food Safety Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 10 salaries.
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Employees with Food Safety Manager in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 27.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (5.3% more) and New York, New York (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Fresno, California (28.6% less), Dallas, Texas (15.0% less) and Salinas, California (10.1% less).
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