Combined Food Preparation and Serving Worker, Including Fast Food Salary Information in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Albany-Schenectady-Troy 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 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,250
25th Percentile Wage
$20,450
50th Percentile Wage
$22,220
75th Percentile Wage
$24,190
90th Percentile Wage
$27,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $27,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $22,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $20,250.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$22,220
9.86% 19.13%
2016
$20,030
4.19% -
2015
$19,190
3.23% -
2014
$18,570
2.32% -
2013
$18,140
0.94% -
2012
$17,970
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Table 3. Compare Combined Food Preparation and Serving Worker, Including Fast Food Salary in Albany-Schenectady-Troy with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $22,220 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 2.4 percent (2.4%) lower than that in the highest paying East Central New York nonmetropolitan area and 16.6 percent (16.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$22,770
Elmira
$22,320
Kingston
$22,240
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$22,220
Nassau-Suffolk
$22,140
Ithaca
$22,000
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$22,000
Rochester
$21,750
Glens Falls
$21,650
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$21,260
Binghamton
$21,200
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$21,140
Syracuse
$21,110
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$21,030
Utica-Rome
$20,480
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$20,440
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$18,720
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$18,540



See also: Top paying jobs in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York.