Food Scientist salary in California

Average salary
$72,500/yr
Based on 70 income tax records
Total salary range: is $56,000 - $94,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Food Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Food Scientist is $72,500 per year. This is based on data from 70 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Food Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Food Scientist salary can vary between $26,500 to $168,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Food Scientist salary by location

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Food Scientist salary by company

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Food Scientist demographics in California

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50% are single
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50% are married
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40% have kids
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44% own a home

Food Scientist salaries by age in California

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$31,125
$62,250
$93,375
$124,500
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56+
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Effective Tax Rates for Food Scientists in California

70 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a food scientist in California is $72,500 per year. Food scientist salaries in California can vary between $26,500 to $168,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 70 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as food scientist.
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.