Entry-Level Food Service Director Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Food Service Director is $42,114 per year.

$25,390 - $61,669
$25K
$42K
$62K
MEDIAN: $42,195
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50%
90%

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$11.92 - $21.79
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.88
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$0$61K
Salary $25,390 - $61,669
Bonus $201.34 - $7,450
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,260 - $60,588
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 294
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $11.92 - $21.79
Hourly Tips $0.49
Overtime $11.63 - $34.00
Annual Data $0$60K
Bonus $201.34 - $7,450
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,260 - $60,588
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 77

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Food Service Director Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Food Service Director in Huntsville:
If your heart is not in it, don't put your mind in it.

Food Service Director in Rochester:
"What just happened here?"
Make sure you know what you will be responsible for and if there are changes being made as you come on board. Clarify all changes and get a background on why changes have been made and what the future outcome is supposed to be.

Food Service Director in Salinas:
"Stress level."
Time management is key in this industry. Being a true leader is a must. Getting to the root case with difficult employees goes a long way.

Food Service Director in Belleville:
Learn to balance work and home life.

Food Service Director in Boston:
"How Much Paper Work There Is."
Didn't realize how much paper work there is not as much cooking and sometimes feel like I am babysitting.

Food Service Director in Cocoa:
Take a lot of training.

Key Stats for Food Service Director

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Food Service Director Salaries

Budget Management
▲5%

Operations Management
▲4%

Inventory Management
▲1%

Budgeting
▼0%

Database Management & Reporting
▼0%

National Average
$41,000

Order Inventory
▼1%

Food Preparation
▼3%

Menu Planning
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 28%
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