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Food Service Manager Salary Information in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of food service managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of food service managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls 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 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,020
25th Percentile Wage
$43,710
50th Percentile Wage
$56,510
75th Percentile Wage
$69,890
90th Percentile Wage
$79,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $24,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.55
25th Percentile Wage
$21.01
50th Percentile Wage
$27.17
75th Percentile Wage
$33.60
90th Percentile Wage
$38.18

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.18. The median hourly salary is $27.17. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.55.

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
201656,51014.19%2.42%
201548,490-5.77%-
201451,2901.54%-
201350,500-9.19%-
201255,140--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Buffalo-Niagara Falls with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $56,510 in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is 21.9 percent (21.9%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-White Plains-Wayne and 31.3 percent (31.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Binghamton.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$72,330
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$70,120
Nassau-Suffolk
$66,420
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$64,160
Utica-Rome
$62,360
Ithaca
$60,870
Elmira
$58,530
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$56,510
Kingston
$55,820
Glens Falls
$55,500
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$54,870
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$54,680
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$51,140
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$50,680
Syracuse
$48,860
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$48,270
Rochester
$48,240
Binghamton
$38,810

See also: Top paying jobs in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York.