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Average Hourly Rate for Food Services of America Employees

On average, Food Services of America employees receive $16.54 per hour, not counting the $26.21 for overtime. The most important factor affecting pay for Food Services of America employees is where you live, though your experience level plays a role as well. Responses to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

How This Employer Pays

Food Services of America typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Food Services of America
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Administrative Assistant (2)
$14.97 - $24.96  
[-]Administrative Assistant (2)
Hourly Rate$14.97 - $24.96  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 22
United States (change)

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach around $15.00. In a nutshell, the largest fraction of Food Services of America people (33 percent) have been in their field for 20 years or more and earn $17.93 per hour.


Residents of Everett pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $19.53 per hour; other top-paying cities include Loveland (approximately $15.00) and Woodburn (about $14.52). By state, Food Services of America pays its Washington employees the most; the pay rate there is $19.32 per hour.


Administrative Assistants represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $19.53.

Certifications and Degrees

Food Services of America workers who hold an Associate's Degree are also well compensated, earning $19.18 on average.


Skill-wise, employees who report Payroll Administration as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning $19.53 on average. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill in the Food Services of America workforce; nearly two in five of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Many workers are also familiar with Customer Service, Office Administration, and Accounts Receivable.

Benefits and Perks

As for time away from work, Food Services of America does compensate more than half of workers for vacation days, but only about 44 percent can take paid time off due to illness. Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. At Food Services of America, a solid majority of workers have health insurance, and the greater part of workers have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Food Services of America are free drinks, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

47 %
53 %
Hourly Rate
$15 - $19
Hourly Rate
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 6 votes.

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