Food Scientist salary in US Midwest Region

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Based on 266 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Food Scientist is $75,000 per year. This is based on data from 266 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Food Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Food Scientist salary can vary between $40,500 to $166,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Food Scientist salary by company

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Kerry, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$44K – $165K
General Mills, US Midwest Region
19 income tax records
$50K – $98K
Conagra Brands, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$54K – $81K

Food Scientist demographics in US Midwest Region

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47% are single
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53% are married
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36% have kids
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62% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Food Scientists in US Midwest Region

266 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a food scientist in US Midwest Region is $75,000 per year. Food scientist salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $40,500 to $166,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 266 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as food scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for food scientists in US Midwest Region: Kerry ($76,500 a year), General Mills ($65,500 a year), and Conagra Brands ($65,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for food scientists in US Midwest Region: Madison Metro Area, WI ($87,000 a year), Chicago Metro Area, IL ($83,000 a year), and Cincinnati Metro Area, OH ($80,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.