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 information of food service managers in Columbus 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 Columbus, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,080
25th Percentile Wage
$36,680
50th Percentile Wage
$52,750
75th Percentile Wage
$65,370
90th Percentile Wage
$116,410

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 $116,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,080.

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
$52,750
-13.25% 13.91%
2016
$59,740
1.61% -
2015
$58,780
8.98% -
2014
$53,500
14.22% -
2013
$45,890
1.05% -
2012
$45,410
- -

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 $52,750, Columbus is the second highest paying city for food service managers in state of Ohio, following the highest paying city Dayton (median annual salary of $58,970). Compared with Dayton, the median annual salary of food service managers in Columbus is 10.5 percent (10.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Dayton
$58,970
Columbus
$52,750
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$52,510
Akron
$51,830
Sandusky
$49,800
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$47,140
Cincinnati-Middletown
$47,000
Springfield
$46,930
Lima
$45,810
Mansfield
$42,980
Canton-Massillon
$41,060
Toledo
$38,750
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$37,430
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$36,620
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$33,680



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.