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Food Technologist Salary
in Maryland, United States

$70,392 (USD)

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The average pay for a Food Technologist is $70,392 a year and $34 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Food Technologist is between $50,629 and $86,721. 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 Maryland, 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 Maryland, United States

Quality Assurance Technician/Food Safety Technician
Dec 4
Hyattsville, MD, USA
Cornerstone Staffing
The Food Safety Tech provides assistance to the Food Safety Manager and QA Specialist in quality control and quality assurance. This person will spend most of their time on the production floor. If ...
Program Manager with Security Clearance
Dec 5
Adelphi, United States
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requires DevSecOps, Innovation, Modernization, and Engineering Services to modernize the IT infrastructure to support FDA's mission that is responsible for ...
Technical Documents Database Administrator
Nov 27
Baltimore, United States
Ability to succinctly and accurately communicate food technology, documentation procedures, processes flow chart and Food Compliance, QA and Food Safety details related to this position. * Ability to ...
Quality and Investigations Lead
Dec 12
Rockville, United States
US Pharmacopeia (USP)
USP’s drug standards are enforceable in the United States by the Food and Drug Administration, and these standards are used in more than 140 countries. Being a part of USP means belonging to a ...
Delivery Rep - DC Route Driver
Oct 2
Capitol Heights, United States
We are an innovative Food Technology company offering an environment where you can grow a career and feed your future and have fun while doing it! Great people deserve great benefits and we go above ...