Food Scientist Salary

How much does a Food Scientist make in the United States?
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$65,760 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$32 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,295 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average food scientist salary in United States is $65,760 or an equivalent hourly rate of $32. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,295. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$47,298 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$81,015 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Estimated salary in 2023:
$76,234
5 Year Change:
16 %
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