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 statistics of food service managers in Columbia 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 Columbia, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,870
25th Percentile Wage
$20,340
50th Percentile Wage
$27,100
75th Percentile Wage
$44,900
90th Percentile Wage
$130,590

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 $130,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $27,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,870.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.59
25th Percentile Wage
$9.77
50th Percentile Wage
$13.03
75th Percentile Wage
$21.59
90th Percentile Wage
$62.78

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Columbia, Missouri. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $62.78. The median hourly salary is $13.03. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.59.

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
201627,1004.98%-86.09%
201525,750-85.17%-
201447,680-4.22%-
201349,690-1.49%-
201250,430--

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 $27,100, Columbia is the lowest paying city for food service managers in state of Missouri, following city of St Joseph (median annual salary of $48,720). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Columbia is about 44.4 percent (44.4%) lower than that of the highest paying city St Joseph.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
St Joseph
$48,720
St Louis
$46,630
Kansas City
$44,430
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$43,930
Joplin
$42,900
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$40,130
Jefferson City
$39,520
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$39,380
Springfield
$38,580
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$37,700
Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$35,730
Columbia
$27,100

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbia, Missouri.