Food Service Manager Salary Information in Lawrence, Kansas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,560
25th Percentile Wage
$38,350
50th Percentile Wage
$46,000
75th Percentile Wage
$54,570
90th Percentile Wage
$66,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Lawrence, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $66,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $24,560.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.81
25th Percentile Wage
$18.44
50th Percentile Wage
$22.12
75th Percentile Wage
$26.24
90th Percentile Wage
$32.02

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Lawrence, Kansas. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $32.02. The median hourly salary is $22.12. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.81.

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
201646,000-6.87%18.87%
201549,1607.38%-
201445,530-2.35%-
201346,60019.91%-
201237,320--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Lawrence with Other Kansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $46,000, Lawrence is the second highest paying city for food service managers in state of Kansas, following the highest paying city Manhattan (median annual salary of $53,370). Compared with Manhattan, the median annual salary of food service managers in Lawrence is 13.8 percent (13.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Manhattan
$53,370
Lawrence
$46,000
Topeka
$45,350
Wichita
$41,880
Kansas nonmetropolitan area
$35,350

See also: Top paying jobs in Lawrence, Kansas.