$58,553
Avg. Salary
$17.77
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,350

Bonus

$3,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Food Technologist with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills is $17.77 per hour.

The median Food Technologist has a base pay of $58,553. Salaries generally range from $26k to $82k. The median bonus is $1,350. Skills that can affect salary include Quality Assurance / Quality Control.
$9.92
10%
$17.77
50%
$22.18
90%
MEDIAN $17.77
$26k
10%
$59k
50%
$82k
90%
MEDIAN $58,553
$25,532 - $82,414
$26K
$59K
$82K
MEDIAN: $58,553
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$0$82K
Salary $25,532 - $82,414
Bonus $2.21 - $11,074
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$20,516 - $75,393
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $17.77
Overtime $31.68
Annual Data $0$75K
Bonus $2.21 - $11,074
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$20,516 - $75,393
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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

Key Stats for Food Technologist

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
5-9 years
90%
10-19 years
10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
no benefits
None: 8%