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Food Chemist Salary
in Delaware, United States

$86,108 (USD)

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The average pay for a Food Chemist is $86,108 a year and $41 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Food Chemist is between $60,881 and $106,696. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Food Chemist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Researches and analyzes chemistry of foods to develop and improve foods and beverages and assures compliance with food laws and standards of quality and purity.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Food Chemist Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Technical Sales Manager - Water treatment industry
Jan 14
Newark, DE, USA
Penn Technical Staffing
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering Preferred * Sales analysis, planning and ... the food & beverage industry is seeking a Quality Assurance Manager to join their team