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Food Service Manager Salary Information in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of food service managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of food service managers in Lexington-Fayette is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Food Service Managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,240
25th Percentile Wage
$38,850
50th Percentile Wage
$47,370
75th Percentile Wage
$59,210
90th Percentile Wage
$69,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $69,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,240.

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
$47,370
-3.59% 7.96%
2016
$49,070
1.87% -
2015
$48,150
3.47% -
2014
$46,480
0.39% -
2013
$46,300
5.83% -
2012
$43,600
- -

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Lexington-Fayette with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $47,370 in Lexington-Fayette is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Lexington-Fayette is 8.9 percent (8.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Louisville-Jefferson County and 24.2 percent (24.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Elizabethtown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$51,980
Owensboro
$49,500
Evansville
$48,390
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$47,950
Lexington-Fayette
$47,370
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$46,310
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$45,790
Bowling Green
$45,590
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$38,930
Elizabethtown
$35,890



See also: Top paying jobs in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky.