Food Microbiologist Salary

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The average yearly salary for Food Microbiologist is $60,350. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Food Microbiologist, you could expect a starting pay rate of $49,700 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $71,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Food Microbiologist Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Food Microbiologist Salary

$48,280 - $72,420

Starting Yearly Food Microbiologist Salary

$39,760 - $59,640

Top Yearly Food Microbiologist Salary

$56,800 - $85,200

Monthly Food Microbiologist Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Food Microbiologist Salary

$4,023 - $6,035

Starting Monthly Food Microbiologist Salary

$3,313 - $4,970

Top Monthly Food Microbiologist Salary

$4,733 - $7,100

Hourly Food Microbiologist Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Food Microbiologist Salary

$22 - $32

Starting Hourly Food Microbiologist Salary

$18 - $27

Top Hourly Food Microbiologist Salary

$25 - $38


Food Microbiologist Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Food Microbiologist age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Food Microbiologist are male in the United States, and 51% of the Food Microbiologist are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Food Microbiologist


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