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Food Scientist Salary
in Idaho, United States

$59,879 (USD)

Average Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly

$1,180

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Food Scientist is $59,879 a year and $29 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Food Scientist is between $43,068 and $73,770. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Food Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Applies scientific principles towards food products that are healthful, safe, palatable, and convenient.
  • Develops new or better ways of preserving, processing, packaging, storing, and delivery of foods.
  • Plans and conducts research to discover new food sources, analyzes food content, and searches for harmful or undesirable additives.
  • Develops ways to assure compliance with government food regulations.
  • Usual requirement is a minimum of a bachelor's degree in field of specialty.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Food Scientist Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Food Scientists and Technologists

Job family population: 15,020

Estimated population of Food Scientist jobs: 2,038

Rate of error: 8.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$69,417
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Food Scientist Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Technical Services Manager
Dec 14
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
Management Recruiters of Boise
Minimum of BS degree in Food Science or similar. 5+ years of quality management with a preference for at least 2 years of corporate or multi-plant responsibilities. Must have current knowledge of FDA ...
Chief Cybersecurity Research Scientist
Dec 4
Idaho Falls, United States
Battelle Energy Alliance
Chief Cybersecurity Research Scientist Grade: 250 Org: Cybercore Integration Center Contact: Megan.Duba@inl.gov or Joshua.Fullmer@inl.gov Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (9x80 schedule) ----- MISSION ...
Chief Cybersecurity Research Scientist
Dec 4
Idaho Falls, United States
Idaho National Labs
Chief Cybersecurity Research Scientist Grade: 250 Org: Cybercore Integration Center Contact: Megan.Duba@inl.gov or Joshua.Fullmer@inl.gov Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (9x80 schedule) Mission/Vision ...
Research and Development Agreement Specialist
Feb 10
Idaho Falls, United States
Battelle Energy Alliance
With more than 4,300 scientists, researchers and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and ...
Plant Network & Controls Engineer - Burley
Feb 21
Burley, Idaho, USA
Fabri-Kal
FABRI-KAL CORPORATION, a leader in the manufacturing of sustainable material food containers, has ... Bachelor's degree in Science or Engineering or equivalent experience, minimum of five years. Fabri ...
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