Food science technologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Food science technologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Colorado $97,970
District of Columbia $97,160
New Hampshire $95,390
Minnesota $94,580
Connecticut $91,290
New Jersey $88,910
New York $85,140
Maryland $84,930
Ohio $84,180
Illinois $82,410
Rhode Island $81,690
Massachusetts $79,790
California $79,110
Indiana $79,090
Kansas $79,010
Kentucky $79,000
Pennsylvania $79,000
Oklahoma $78,990
Vermont $78,940
Texas $78,340
Oregon $77,450
Arkansas $77,060
South Carolina $76,840
Arizona $74,490
Idaho $65,520
Virginia $65,210
Tennessee $64,430
Alabama $62,880
Washington $62,710
Iowa $62,260
Michigan $62,260
Florida $62,040
South Dakota $62,040
Utah $59,630
Wisconsin $59,040
Missouri $57,830
Maine $52,070
Montana $50,520
Nebraska $48,890
Georgia $48,600
North Carolina $48,050
New Mexico $47,800
North Dakota $43,680
Puerto Rico $36,250

How do food science technologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Food science technologists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than biologists but more than climate change analysts.

Career Median Salary
Biologist salary $83K
Bioinformatics scientist salary $83K
Molecular biologist salary $83K
Chemist salary $79K
Geographer salary $85K
Food science technologist salary $78K
Environmental consultant salary $77K
Industrial ecologist salary $77K
Environmental restoration planner salary $77K
Climate change analyst salary $77K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)