Food Service Manager Salary Information in Valdosta, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of food service managers in Valdosta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of food service managers in Valdosta is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Food Service Managers in Valdosta, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,480
25th Percentile Wage
$33,110
50th Percentile Wage
$40,650
75th Percentile Wage
$62,650
90th Percentile Wage
$76,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Valdosta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $24,480.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of food service managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,650
8.95% 2.16%
2016
$37,010
1.97% -
2015
$36,280
6.97% -
2014
$33,750
-0.92% -
2013
$34,060
-16.76% -
2012
$39,770
- -

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Valdosta with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $40,650 in Valdosta is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Valdosta is 30.8 percent (30.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Savannah and 20.2 percent (20.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Savannah
$58,760
Dalton
$53,590
Albany
$50,840
Brunswick
$50,760
Athens-Clarke County
$49,370
Hinesville-Fort Stewart
$47,100
Gainesville
$46,960
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$46,250
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$45,930
Macon
$45,730
Columbus
$44,850
Valdosta
$40,650
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$40,400
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$40,370
Rome
$39,830
Warner Robins
$37,530
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$32,440



See also: Top paying jobs in Valdosta, Georgia.