Food Science Technician

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A Day In The Life

Food Science Technicians use the principles and theories of science and mathematics to assist in research and development and to help invent and improve products and processes. Technicians set up, operate, and maintain laboratory instruments, monitor experiments, make observations, calculate and record results, and often develop conclusions.

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Career Snapshot

Typical Education:

High School or GED (HS)
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Percent Job Growth:

5% - Slower than average
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Typical Wages:

Annual: $29,700 - $47,980

Hourly: $14 - $23