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Tester Food Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$47,221 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tester Food is $47,221 a year and $23 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Tester Food is between $35,404 and $57,070. 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

  • 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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Tester Food Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Food Production Workers
Nov 30
Ellington, CT, USA
Expert Staffing
Previous experience in the Food Industry a plus! Salary 1st shift: $12.00 per hr. 2nd shift: $12.30 ... Performs all necessary quality checks and testing as determined by the Quality Department or ...
Machine Service & Application Specialist - Shelton, CT
Dec 27
Shelton, CT, USA
This encompasses all tasks for servicing TREIF's food cutting machines; which includes but is not ... coil testing, various types of proximity and reed switches, AC and DC motors. * Must be able to ...
New Product Development Engineer
Nov 7
Milford, CT, USA
Inline Plastics
... Food Packaging containers. Will maintain ownership of the design and development of the products from initial drawings, through documentation, iteration development, testing, customer acceptance, and ...
Quality Assurance Technician - 2nd Shift
Nov 15
Hartford, CT, USA
Severance Foods
Position Overview Performs all quality control activities for a food manufacturing facility and ... Duties/Responsibilities 1. Perform daily quality inspection and testing of products in accordance ...
Quality Control Technician
Dec 20
Meriden, CT, USA
Express Employment Professionals - Meriden, CT
The position supports the Quality, Food Safety and SQF initiatives outlined in the Quality Manual ... Pre-operations testing to ensure production is authorized to start. * Monitor all freezer and ...