Food Scientist Salary in Boulder, Colorado

How much does a Food Scientist make in Boulder, CO? The average Food Scientist salary in Boulder, CO is $73,122 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $58,564 and $89,029. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Food Scientist applies scientific and engineering principles in research, development, production technology, quality control, packaging, processing, and utilization of food. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Being a Food Scientist is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Additionally, Food Scientist performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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