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Technician Food Science Salary
in San Diego, California

$46,485 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$725

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technician Food Science is $46,485 a year and $22 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Technician Food Science is between $34,852 and $56,180. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Technician Food Science Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

Job family population: 21,120

Estimated population of Technician Food Science jobs: 1,920

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,889
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Technician Food Science Job Listings for San Diego, California

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Apr 13
Vista, CA, USA
Natural Alternatives International
We are the leader in nutritional health, bringing whole food-based supplements to a global ... technicians and associate chemists on instrumentation, methodologies and lab SOPs. • Report to ...
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