Food Chemist Salary

How much does a Food Chemist make in the United States?
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$83,442 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$40 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,345 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average food chemist salary in United States is $83,442 or an equivalent hourly rate of $40. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,345. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$58,997 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$103,393 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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