Food Service Manager Salary Information in Lincoln, Nebraska

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,630
25th Percentile Wage
$33,180
50th Percentile Wage
$41,930
75th Percentile Wage
$53,780
90th Percentile Wage
$62,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Lincoln, Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,630.

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
$41,930
-0.64% -21.11%
2016
$42,200
-5.95% -
2015
$44,710
0.27% -
2014
$44,590
-20.92% -
2013
$53,920
5.82% -
2012
$50,780
- -

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Lincoln with Other Nebraska Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $41,930 in Lincoln is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of Nebraska. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Lincoln is 22.7 percent (22.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Omaha-Council Bluffs and 24.8 percent (24.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Omaha-Council Bluffs
$54,240
Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$50,100
Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$46,030
Lincoln
$41,930
Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$38,690
Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$31,540



See also: Top paying jobs in Lincoln, Nebraska.