Food Service Manager Salary Information in Columbia, Missouri

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,010
25th Percentile Wage
$21,700
50th Percentile Wage
$29,040
75th Percentile Wage
$53,140
90th Percentile Wage
$111,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Columbia, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $111,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,010.

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
$29,040
6.68% -73.66%
2016
$27,100
4.98% -
2015
$25,750
-85.17% -
2014
$47,680
-4.22% -
2013
$49,690
-1.49% -
2012
$50,430
- -

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Columbia with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $29,040, Columbia is the lowest paying city for food service managers in state of Missouri, following city of Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers (median annual salary of $51,380). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Columbia is about 43.5 percent (43.5%) lower than that of the highest paying city Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$51,380
Kansas City
$49,830
St Joseph
$46,810
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$46,020
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$45,640
Joplin
$45,460
St Louis
$45,450
Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$45,420
Springfield
$40,350
Cape Girardeau-Jackson
$38,750
Jefferson City
$37,800
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$32,480
Columbia
$29,040



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbia, Missouri.