The New Zealand Food Industry Salary Survey 2021

Lawson Williams partnered with The NZ Institute of Food Science and Technology (NZIFST) and NZ Food and Grocery Council (NZFGC) to create the NZ Food Industry Salary Survey in 2019.

It is an understatement that since our first survey in 2019 the economy and employment markets have been significantly impacted. This survey reports the remuneration changes that have taken place in the Food Industry over this period.

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This Survey includes positions in the following disciplines:

  • Technical – Product Development, Packaging, Process development
  • Quality – QA, QC, Laboratory, Compliance, Food Safety
  • Science and Research
  • Health and Safety
  • Environmental
  • Operations and Production
  • Engineering and Maintenance

The survey report is presented as follows:

Part 1: includes General Salary Information for the Food Industry.

Part 2: includes the Individual position salary information.

You can view the positions surveyed here.

Part 1 can be downloaded free or purchase the full survey report including Parts 1 and 2 here.

If your company would like to participate in the next NZ Food Industry Survey and receive the full survey report free, register here.