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Food Tester Salary
in Delaware, United States

$42,981 (USD)

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The average pay for a Food Tester is $42,981 a year and $21 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Food Tester is between $32,225 and $51,945. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Food Tester. 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

  • Tests food and assists food scientist in research, development, and quality control.
  • Conducts tests on food additives and preservatives to ensure organizational and FDA compliance on such factors as color, texture, and nutrients.
  • Samples odors or tastes for prescribed flavor.
  • Assesses records and compiles test results, orders supplies to maintain laboratory inventory, and cleans and sterilizes laboratory equipment.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Food Tester Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Complaints Quality Engineer II
Dec 17
Newark, DE, USA
Scientific Search
... Food and Drug Administration (FDA), International Standards Organization (ISO), Quality System ... Perform data analysis, additional testing, simulation testing, and root cause investigations and ...
Blow Mold Machine Operator, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd
Jan 11
Newark, DE, USA
Plastic Industries
Quality function testing. Ideally, you will have previous experience in a manufacturing environment ... containers used in food, household chemical, automotive, and industrial markets with ten ...
Technical Sales Manager - Water treatment industry
Jan 14
Newark, DE, USA
Penn Technical Staffing
Support and facilitate customer requests for applications testing and system startup * Work ... the food & beverage industry is seeking a Quality Assurance Manager to join their team
Mechanical Technician - Poultry Processing (Signing Bonus)
Dec 27
Georgetown, DE, USA
Prime Equipment Group Inc
You will be responsible for the installation, testing, troubleshooting and repairing of electrical ... Company Description Prime Equipment Group, Inc. is a USA-based manufacturer of food processing ...
Part Time Merchandiser
Dec 27
Georgetown, DE, USA
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (CCBCC)
Follow appropriate food handling, safety, and sanitation standards * Share in our purpose - to ... testing: Background Check, Drug Screen, and Physical Abilities Test (if applicable). Company ...