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
Alabama $51,780
Arkansas $79,980
Arizona $59,030
California $64,200
Colorado $61,680
Connecticut $73,530
District of Columbia $97,160
Florida $83,210
Georgia $61,970
Iowa $60,630
Idaho $59,710
Illinois $84,992
Indiana $58,980
Kansas $69,900
Kentucky $47,600
Massachusetts $83,770
Maryland $78,250
Maine $52,070
Michigan $52,700
Minnesota $77,640
Missouri $59,320
North Carolina $54,750
North Dakota $43,680
Nebraska $68,100
New Jersey $71,610
New Mexico $67,910
New York $53,760
Ohio $68,500
Oklahoma $54,610
Oregon $61,750
Pennsylvania $76,670
Rhode Island $65,310
South Carolina $40,350
South Dakota $50,040
Tennessee $54,020
Texas $70,050
Utah $53,590
Virginia $65,210
Vermont $82,320
Washington $63,040
Wisconsin $59,040

How do food science technologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Food science technologists earn 7% less than similar careers in Massachusetts. On average, they make less than statisticians but more than bioinformatics scientists.

Career Median Salary
Statistician salary $101K
Chemist salary $94K
Biochemist salary $102K
Materials scientist salary $96K
Geospatial information scientist salary $89K
Food science technologist salary $84K
Geologist salary $81K
Soil and plant scientist salary $87K
Molecular biologist salary $75K
Bioinformatics scientist salary $75K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)