Food Service Manager Salary Information in Lafayette, Indiana

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,340
25th Percentile Wage
$43,560
50th Percentile Wage
$48,860
75th Percentile Wage
$59,840
90th Percentile Wage
$70,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Lafayette, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $70,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,340.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.39
25th Percentile Wage
$20.94
50th Percentile Wage
$23.49
75th Percentile Wage
$28.77
90th Percentile Wage
$33.85

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Lafayette, Indiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $33.85. The median hourly salary is $23.49. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.39.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201448,8603.64%6.61%
201347,0803.08%-
201245,630--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Lafayette with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $48,860 in Lafayette is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of Indiana. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Lafayette is 9.6 percent (9.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Michigan City-La Porte and 25.3 percent (25.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Michigan City-La Porte
$54,030
Kokomo
$50,820
Fort Wayne
$50,650
Indianapolis-Carmel
$49,300
Lafayette
$48,860
Columbus
$48,540
Muncie
$48,290
Terre Haute
$48,030
Gary
$48,020
Anderson
$46,400
Bloomington
$45,620
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$44,440
Elkhart-Goshen
$42,500
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$41,890
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$36,490

See also: Top paying jobs in Lafayette, Indiana.