Food Service Manager Salary

A Food Service Manager earns an average salary of $42,276 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
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$28,781 - $56,715
$29K
$42K
$57K
MEDIAN: $42,276
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$9.39 - $19.92
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MEDIAN: $13.04
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,781 - $56,715  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,110  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,500  
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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$21,878 - $54,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 698
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.39 - $19.92  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.13 - $6.21  
Overtime
$8.20 - $28.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,110  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,500  
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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$21,878 - $54,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 493

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Job Description for Food Service Manager

Food service managers work in most fields involving the serving of food, including fast food, fine dining, hotels and resorts, catering businesses, and similar business types involving the preparation and service of prepared foods. In smaller settings, they often are responsible for overseeing the work of all kitchen and service employees. In larger settings, they often work with other managers to ensure smooth overall operation of the business or establishment. Generally, the food service manger is concerned with managing the activities of the serving staff, while kitchen managers are responsible for the directing the efforts of those working in kitchens.

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Food Service Manager Tasks

  • Count money and make bank deposits, monitor financial transactions.
  • Schedule staff hours and assign duties.
  • Monitor food preparation to ensure that food is prepared and presented in an acceptable manner.
  • Maintain food and equipment inventories, and keep inventory records.
  • Ensure customer service regarding food quality, service or accommodations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Food Service Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $37,491

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Key Stats for Food Service Manager

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 193 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Food Service Manager Salaries

▲16%

▲6%

National Average
$37,000

▼3%

▼11%

Skills That Affect Food Service Manager Salaries




▲1%

National Average
$37,000





Inventory Control
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 193 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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