Food Service Manager Salary Information in Iowa City, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of food service managers in Iowa City, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of food service managers in Iowa City 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 Iowa City, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,900
25th Percentile Wage
$25,880
50th Percentile Wage
$39,000
75th Percentile Wage
$50,100
90th Percentile Wage
$69,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Iowa City, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $69,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,900.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.53
25th Percentile Wage
$12.44
50th Percentile Wage
$18.75
75th Percentile Wage
$24.08
90th Percentile Wage
$33.36

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Iowa City, Iowa. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $33.36. The median hourly salary is $18.75. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.53.

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
201639,000-5.59%3.05%
201541,180-3.33%-
201442,5505.85%-
201340,0605.62%-
201237,810--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Iowa City with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $39,000 in Iowa City is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Iowa City is 23.0 percent (23.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Ames and 24.7 percent (24.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ames
$50,630
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$45,320
Dubuque
$44,200
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$44,010
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$43,550
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$42,310
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$39,280
Iowa City
$39,000
Cedar Rapids
$36,080
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$30,370
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$29,380

See also: Top paying jobs in Iowa City, Iowa.