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Food Technologist Salary
in Delaware, United States

$68,005 (USD)

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The average pay for a Food Technologist is $68,005 a year and $33 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Food Technologist is between $48,912 and $83,781. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Food Technologist. 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

  • 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 %



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Food Technologist Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Quality Assurance Manager
Sep 25
Selbyville, DE, USA
Mountaire Farms
Poultry industry experience preferred - food processing experience required * Bachelor Degree preferred in related field of study; required experience will be considered in lieu of education ...
Nov 14
Wilmington, DE, USA
Food Equipment Service
Capable of handling customer inquiries, dispatching, service tech training, and a host of other service related problems with integrity. Must be a " GET IT DONE " person. Salary with benefits. All ...
2nd Shift Ammonia Refrigeration Tech
Nov 6
Selbyville, DE, USA
Mountaire Farms
At Mountaire, we recognize that consumers are more aware of where their food comes from than ever before. We continually strive to deliver high-quality products to our customers, and we have ...
Executive Chef / Sous Chef
Nov 9
Newark, DE, USA
Gecko Hospitality
We have restaurants from coast to coast and pride ourselves in the quality of food we serve our ... technology skills our professional recruiters possess in identifying qualified restaurant ...
Restaurant Manager - No Late Night Hours
Aug 24
Newark, DE, USA
Gecko Hospitality
The Restaurant Manager will be responsible for the inventory by conducting bi-weekly food counts ... technology skills our professional recruiters possess in identifying qualified restaurant ...