So you love to partake in a good meal—or even further, you like creating a great food experience. You have a passion for how food impacts our everyday lives, from the way we socialize to our health. Well, the skies the limit when it comes to food industry jobs. Brazen Careerist details seven careers perfect for you:
Celebrate Food as a Corporate Caterer
Company Christmas parties. Holiday conventions. End-of-year galas. If a large group is gathered, you amplify the seasonal spirit with appetizing noshies and decadent meals. Between coordinating servers, dreaming up creative menus and ensuring everything is piping hot, you get to sample your wares—just to be sure you’re providing the best possible eating experience.
Average Salary: $23,000 – $71,000
Balance Food as a Nutritionist
While nutritionists are often associated with restriction and the dreaded “D” word (diet), a lot of your work is about sharing new flavors and ways of enjoying food. Using your nutritional expertise, you help clients create healthy menus full of delicious and oh-so-good-for-you ingredients.
Average Salary: $33,000 – $75,000