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$59,951

Average Base Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,181

Average Bonus
The average scientist food salary in Arizona, United States is $59,951 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. This is 6% lower (-$3,823) than the average scientist food salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,181. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.
Salary by Experience

$40,802

Entry Level Salary

$72,273

Senior Level Salary
An entry level scientist food (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $40,802. On the other end, a senior level scientist food (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $72,273.

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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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