Food Service Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,850
25th Percentile Wage
$48,050
50th Percentile Wage
$59,740
75th Percentile Wage
$76,760
90th Percentile Wage
$118,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $118,340. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,850.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.72
25th Percentile Wage
$23.10
50th Percentile Wage
$28.72
75th Percentile Wage
$36.90
90th Percentile Wage
$56.90

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Columbus, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.90. The median hourly salary is $28.72. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.72.

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
201659,7401.61%23.99%
201558,7808.98%-
201453,50014.22%-
201345,8901.05%-
201245,410--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $59,740, Columbus is the highest paying city for food service managers in state of Ohio, followed by Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $52,890). In comparison, the median annual salary of food service managers in Columbus is 11.5 percent (11.5%) higher than that in Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbus
$59,740
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$52,890
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$50,260
Cincinnati-Middletown
$50,180
Dayton
$50,040
Sandusky
$49,800
Akron
$47,080
Springfield
$45,710
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$44,440
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$42,990
Lima
$42,450
Canton-Massillon
$42,430
Mansfield
$41,880
Toledo
$38,240
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$30,690

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.