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Food Service Manager Salary Information in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of food service managers in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of food service managers in Auburn-Opelika is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Food Service Managers in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,880
25th Percentile Wage
$43,420
50th Percentile Wage
$55,710
75th Percentile Wage
$108,380
90th Percentile Wage
$123,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,880.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.73
25th Percentile Wage
$20.87
50th Percentile Wage
$26.78
75th Percentile Wage
$52.11
90th Percentile Wage
$59.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $59.59. The median hourly salary is $26.78. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.73.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of food service managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,7104.77%20.18%
201553,0502.22%-
201451,8701.48%-
201351,10012.97%-
201244,470--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Auburn-Opelika with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $55,710 in Auburn-Opelika is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of Alabama. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Auburn-Opelika is 24.3 percent (24.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area and 31.0 percent (31.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$73,580
Birmingham-Hoover
$69,320
Tuscaloosa
$67,080
Mobile
$59,650
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$59,340
Montgomery
$58,020
Dothan
$56,260
Gadsden
$55,720
Auburn-Opelika
$55,710
Huntsville
$55,020
Anniston-Oxford
$53,950
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$53,600
Decatur
$52,930
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$49,620
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$38,450

See also: Top paying jobs in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama.