Average Salary for Bon Appetit Management Company Employees

Operating out of Palo Alto, Calif., Bon Appetit Management Company employs talent in positions ranging from Catering Manager to Executive Chef. Bon Appetit Management Company pays its employees $46K per year on average. Your job title influences pay for Bon Appetit Management Company workers the most, followed by your city and your experience level. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Palo Alto, California 

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Earning approximately $81K annually on average, Executive Chefs receive the most money, followed by Restaurant General Managers (about $77K), Catering Directors ($62K), and Chef de Cuisines (around $57K). Sous Chefs at Bon Appetit Management Company do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($37K on average) at the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($72K per year) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; San Francisco, Calif. ($62K), Mountain View, Calif. (around $49K), and Seattle, Wash. ($46K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Baltimore, Md. — at $38K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of about $72K annually) in Illinois.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $49K per year. The greater proportion of employees (43 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of $54K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified ServSafe Food Handlers, who make about $65K per year. At Bon Appetit Management Company, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at $62K.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Budget Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $77K annually. Folks here also tend to know People Management; on the survey, slightly less than a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers usually know Operations Management, Event Planning, and Event Management as well.

Benefits and Perks

Paid vacation days are a given for slightly more than half of workers, but Bon Appetit Management Company rewards only a third of survey participants with paid sick leave. Bon Appetit Management Company sponsors a 401(k) program, and a strong majority of survey participants use this option to save for their retirement. For most survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and a solid majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. Some other advantages of working at Bon Appetit Management Company are a subsidized cell phone, free drinks, life insurance, and gym membership.

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Key Stats for Bon Appetit Management Company


61 %
39 %
$36,569 - $66,129
$41,875 - $80,500
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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