Combined Food Preparation and Serving Worker, Including Fast Food Salary Information in Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown 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 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,020
25th Percentile Wage
$17,590
50th Percentile Wage
$18,540
75th Percentile Wage
$19,520
90th Percentile Wage
$24,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $24,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,020.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$18,540
1.78% 1.89%
2013
$18,210
0.11% -
2012
$18,190
- -

Table 3. Compare Combined Food Preparation and Serving Worker, Including Fast Food Salary in Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $18,540, Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown is the lowest paying city for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in state of New York, following city of East Central New York nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $22,770). In comparison, the median annual salary of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown is 18.6 percent (18.6%) lower than that in the highest paying city East Central New York nonmetropolitan area.

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



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