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Average Salary for Compass Group Usa Inc Employees

The average Compass Group Usa Inc employee earns $49K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at Compass Group Usa Inc fluctuate depending on your job title; your city and your experience level also matter, but to a lesser degree. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Compass Group Usa Inc typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Compass Group Usa Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Food Service Director (8)
$32,641 - $92,867  
[-]Food Service Director (8)
Salary$34,837 - $89,462  
Bonus$308.06 - $4,691  
Total Pay$32,641 - $92,867  
[+]Executive Chef (6)
$38,429 - $107,037  
[+]Executive Chef (6)
Salary$40,790 - $102,641  
Bonus$1,010 - $14,281  
Total Pay$38,429 - $107,037  
[+]Sous Chef (4)
$26,706 - $55,024  
[+]Sous Chef (4)
Salary$28,692 - $53,613  
Total Pay$26,706 - $55,024  
[+]Cook, Institution and Cafeteria (4)
$21,428 - $43,557  
[+]Cook, Institution and Cafeteria (4)
Bonus$3.05 - $441.81  
Total Pay$21,428 - $43,557  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 6 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 96
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Finance Managers earn the highest median pay at $98K, followed by District Managers of Food & Facilities (around $87K), Executive Chefs (about $73K), and Financial Analysts ($64K). Earning only $40K, Human Resources Generalists make less than most people in the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $66K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta; Philadelphia (about $64K), Dallas ($52K), and Houston (approximately $52K) are the next top-paying cities. St. Louis ranks low on the pay scale — at $40K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Compass Group Usa Inc workers in Washington earn the most — around $88K per year on average.

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $44K. For those with at least five years experience, pay generally amounts to about $53K. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (28 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make $62K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $51K for Certified Dietary Manager s, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Acquiring certification to be a Certified ServSafe Food Handler is rewarded at $50K per year. Compass Group Usa Inc workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management are also well compensated, earning approximately $114K on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Financial Reporting; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $77K. Operations Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; slightly less than a third of Compass Group Usa Inc's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Budget Management, Order Inventory, and Food Preparation.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Compass Group Usa Inc gives paid vacation to 42 percent and paid sick leave to one in three workers. Almost all workers save for retirement through Compass Group Usa Inc's 401(k) plan. The greater part of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a strong majority of workers also include dental insurance. Some other advantages of working at Compass Group Usa Inc are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and flexible hours.

Key Stats

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48 %
$35,309 - $62,081
$43,974 - $77,419
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

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