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 information of food service managers in Valdosta 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 Valdosta, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,380
25th Percentile Wage
$26,500
50th Percentile Wage
$37,010
75th Percentile Wage
$51,100
90th Percentile Wage
$69,780

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 $69,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $22,380.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.76
25th Percentile Wage
$12.74
50th Percentile Wage
$17.79
75th Percentile Wage
$24.57
90th Percentile Wage
$33.54

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Valdosta, Georgia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $33.54. The median hourly salary is $17.79. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.76.

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
201637,0101.97%-7.46%
201536,2806.97%-
201433,750-0.92%-
201334,060-16.76%-
201239,770--

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $37,010 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 31.3 percent (31.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Warner Robins and 20.6 percent (20.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying North Georgia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Warner Robins
$53,860
Athens-Clarke County
$51,150
Columbus
$49,600
Macon
$48,430
Albany
$48,420
Savannah
$48,340
Brunswick
$46,680
Gainesville
$44,630
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$44,060
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$43,450
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$43,350
Valdosta
$37,010
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$34,240
Dalton
$33,280
Rome
$31,710
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$29,400

See also: Top paying jobs in Valdosta, Georgia.