Average Late-Career Food Technologist with Quality Assurance / Quality Control Skills Salary

$64,265
Avg. Salary
$2,035
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The average salary for a Late-Career Food Technologist with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills is $64,265.
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MEDIAN $64,265
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Salary
$50k - $101k
Bonus
$2k - $6k
Total Pay
$32k - $115k

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Job Description for Food Technologist

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.

Career Paths

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Food Technologist
Research & Development (R&D) Manager
Senior Product Development Scientist
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Pay by Experience Level for Food Technologist

An entry-level Food Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $45,030 based on 42 salaries. An early career Food Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,016 based on 88 salaries. A mid-career Food Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,639 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Food Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,456 based on 15 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 173 survey responses.
Entry Level
24.3%
Early Career
50.9%
Mid Career
16.2%
Experienced
8.7%