Food Service Manager Salary Information in Owensboro, Kentucky

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,720
25th Percentile Wage
$41,820
50th Percentile Wage
$49,500
75th Percentile Wage
$63,070
90th Percentile Wage
$74,850

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Owensboro, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,850. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $37,720.

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
$49,500
-1.54% 19.05%
2016
$50,260
9.27% -
2015
$45,600
0.83% -
2014
$45,220
5.26% -
2013
$42,840
6.47% -
2012
$40,070
- -

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Owensboro with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $49,500, Owensboro is the second highest paying city for food service managers in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Louisville-Jefferson County (median annual salary of $51,980). Compared with Louisville-Jefferson County, the median annual salary of food service managers in Owensboro is 4.8 percent (4.8%) lower.

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 Owensboro, Kentucky.