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Food Scientist and Technologists Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of food scientists and technologists in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare food scientist and technologists salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Food Scientists and Technologists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,850
25th Percentile Wage
$46,070
50th Percentile Wage
$61,410
75th Percentile Wage
$84,500
90th Percentile Wage
$100,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food scientists and technologists in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) food scientists and technologists is $100,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid food scientists and technologists is $36,850.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of food scientists and technologists in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201461,410-15.84%-8.99%
201371,1405.92%-
201266,930--

Compare Food Scientist and Technologists Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of food scientists and technologists in one industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector are shown below. For detailed food scientist and technologists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$61,410

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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