Food Service Manager Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for food service managers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of food service managers amongst Iowa cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Food Service Managers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,580
25th Percentile Wage
$30,640
50th Percentile Wage
$40,080
75th Percentile Wage
$51,710
90th Percentile Wage
$65,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $65,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,580.

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
$40,080
4.17% 6.51%
2016
$38,410
-0.10% -
2015
$38,450
1.43% -
2014
$37,900
-0.82% -
2013
$38,210
1.94% -
2012
$37,470
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Food Service Managers in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of food service managers in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of food service managers in state of Iowa ranges from $29,940 to $54,770. The highest paying area for food service managers in Iowa is Ames with a median annual salary of $54,770. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $50,230). The lowest paying area is Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $29,940.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ames
$54,770
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$50,230
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$48,550
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$45,650
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$44,150
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$44,030
Cedar Rapids
$39,880
Iowa City
$39,720
Dubuque
$37,510
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$36,990
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$29,940




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