Food Chemist Salary in United States

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Average Salary for Food Chemist in United States

The average salary of a(n) Food Chemist in United States is $82,225.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Food Chemist in United States is $39.53.

The average bonus of a(n) Food Chemist in United States is $2,311.00.

Job Description:

Researches and analyzes chemistry of foods to develop and improve foods and beverages and assures compliance with food laws and standards of quality and purity. Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles. Excludes paraprofessional positions. Experiments with natural and synthetic materials or byproducts to develop new foods, additives, preservatives, anti-adulteration agents, and related products. Studies effects of various methods of processing, preservation, and packaging on composition and properties of foods, such as color, texture, aroma, taste, shelf life, and nutritive content. Tests food and beverage samples, such as starch, sugar, cereals, beer, canned and dehydrated food products, meats, vegetables, dairy foods, and other products to ensure compliance with food laws and standards of quality and purity. May perform, or supervise workers performing, quality control tests in food processing, canning, freezing, brewing, or distilling. May specialize in particular food or process. Less

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Research Chemist - Laurel, MD

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Chemist II - Wake County, NC

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Chemist II - Austin, TX

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Performs the extraction and/or analysis of samples for organic compounds by HPLC, GC, or GCMS using Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Food and Drug Admin....

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Chemist - Fort Sam Houston, TX

Department of the Army

You will serve as Chemist and independently perform chemical analysis on a broad range of food, feeds and water by various analytical techniques....

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