Average Salary for Bon Appetit Management Company Employees

Operating out of Palo Alto, Calif., Bon Appetit Management Company employs talent in positions ranging from Executive Chef to Catering Manager. The average Bon Appetit Management Company employee earns $44K annually. For the most part, employee paychecks at Bon Appetit Management Company fluctuate depending on where you live; how long you've been working and what you do at the company also matter, but to a lesser degree. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Bon Appetit Management Company Median Salary by Job


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Catering Manager
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  • Updated: 19 Jun 2017
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The highest pay by state can be found in California, where salaries average out at $63K per year.

Years of Experience

Average pay is around $64K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $43K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $60K annually.


Executive Chefs represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $60K per year — though Catering Managers also do fairly well at approximately $45K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Servsafe food manager certifications, who make $53K per year. Acquiring certification to be a Certified ServSafe Food Handler is rewarded with median pay of $50K annually. At Bon Appetit Management Company, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest salaries at $49K.


When it comes to skills, Financial Reporting seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $71K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at Bon Appetit Management Company is Menu Planning, with approximately one in three considering it a key competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Customer Service, Operations Management, and Order Inventory.

Benefits and Perks

A solid majority of employees participate in a 401(k) program. As for time away from work, Bon Appetit Management Company does compensate a majority of employees for sick days, but only 43 percent can take paid time off for vacation. For most employees, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of workers get dental coverage, too. Employees can also look forward to a company cell phone, free drinks, a casual working environment, and gym membership.

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Key Stats for Bon Appetit Management Company


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33 %
$40,123 - $65,011

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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