Mary Ellen Kuhn

Mapping Salaries
After a small dip in 2011, salaries for food scientists have bounced back. U.S. members of the Institute of Food Technologists earned a median salary of $90,000 last year, according to the 2013 IFT Employment & Salary Survey. That total was up 3.4% from the 2011 survey, which included the time frame just after the recession of 2007–2009. In 2011, the median salary dropped slightly to $87,000 from $87,700 in 2009, a minor blip in an otherwise steady stream of increases. (See Table 1 fo…

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