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Scientist Food Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$72,849 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Scientist Food is $72,849 a year and $35 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Scientist Food is between $52,396 and $89,748. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Scientist Food. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, 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 %



Scientist Food Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

New Product Development Engineer
Nov 7
Milford, CT, USA
Inline Plastics
... for Food Packaging containers. Will maintain ownership of the design and development of the ... The ability to read, analyze, and interpret scientific and technical journals, financial reports
Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Coordinator
Nov 12
Shelton, CT, USA
Inline Plastics Corp
Qualifications/Requirements: · Prefer Bachelor's Degree in Occupational, Health & Safety sciences ... We provide FDA Food contact recyclable products in extremely appealing designs and we are intent on ...
Business Development Manager
Oct 11
06079, CT, USA
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in engineering or the sciences. MBA can be a benefit. * Experience ... Cryopak provides cold chain solutions for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries ...
Talend Big Data with AWS
Nov 2
Stamford, us
Idexcel Inc.
Talend Big Data * AWS Education: * Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in Computer Science ... food & commodities trading and federal organizations. Our teams of experienced recruiters directly ...
Process Engineer (Plastics Thermoforming)
Nov 13
Shelton, CT, USA
Inline Plastics
Follows FDA GMP's in regards to food contact packaging as it pertains to the employee * Follows and ... Must have the ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals ...