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$56,468

Average Base Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,033

Average Bonus
The average food processing chemist salary in Arizona, United States is $56,468 or an hourly rate of $27. This is 5% lower (-$2,679) than the average food processing chemist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,033.
Salary by Experience

$40,000

Entry Level Salary

$73,520

Senior Level Salary
An entry level food processing chemist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $40,000. On the other end, a senior level food processing chemist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $73,520.

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Job Description
Use chemistry, microbiology, engineering, and other sciences to study the principles underlying the processing and deterioration of foods; analyze food content to determine levels of vitamins, fat, sugar, and protein; discover new food sources; research ways to make processed foods safe, palatable, and healthful; and apply food science knowledge to determine best ways to process, package, preserve, store, and distribute food.

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