Food Service Manager Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for food service managers in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of food service managers among Louisiana cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Food Service Managers in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,080
25th Percentile Wage
$43,700
50th Percentile Wage
$53,040
75th Percentile Wage
$63,990
90th Percentile Wage
$80,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $80,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,080.

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
$53,040
6.09% 12.95%
2016
$49,810
5.18% -
2015
$47,230
5.36% -
2014
$44,700
-1.12% -
2013
$45,200
-2.15% -
2012
$46,170
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Food Service Managers in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of food service managers in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of food service managers in state of Louisiana ranges from $23,240 to $61,230. The highest paying area for food service managers in Louisiana is Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $61,230. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux (mean annual salary $56,340). The lowest paying area is New Iberia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $23,240.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$61,230
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$56,340
Monroe
$55,450
Shreveport-Bossier City
$55,270
Baton Rouge
$55,200
Lake Charles
$54,220
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$52,410
Alexandria
$51,040
Lafayette
$48,720
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$35,970
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$23,240




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