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Food Scientist Salary
in Nevada, United States

$68,143 (USD)

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The average pay for a Food Scientist is $68,143 a year and $33 an hour in Nevada, United States. The average salary range for a Food Scientist is between $49,011 and $83,951. 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 Nevada, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Food Scientist Job Listings for Nevada, United States

Clinical Lab Scientist -
Dec 4
Reno, NV, USA
ATC Healthcare - West
ATC- West Healthcare is currently hiring a CLS (Med tech) with at least 2 years experience for a prominent Facility in Reno , NV USA Make $42-45/hr working as a CLS POSITION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS
Entry Level Marketing and Sales
Dec 5
Reno, NV, USA
Renown Enterprises Inc
... food, hospitality, culinary, chef, head, food, customer service, store, key, key holder, open ... science, may, fun, new grad, grad, graduate, bachelor, bachelors, recruit, recruiter, seaman, event ...
Call Center Manager
Nov 28
Reno, NV, USA
Nutrient Foods
Creating processes and procedures for a multi-functional call center inside a leading food ... science and transparent Live Clinicalsâ„¢ prove it. These data-driven results have shaken the ...
Senior SALESFORCE-CRM Developer
Oct 25
North Las Vegas, NV, USA
Systematics Agency
CITIZENSHIP OR GREEN CARD REQUIRED NORTH LAS VEGAS GOURMET FOOD DISTRIBUTOR IS SEEKING A SEASONED ... Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS/CIS or equivalent work experience. * 5+ years of ...