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Food Service Manager Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for food service managers in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of food service managers amongst Pennsylvania metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Food Service Managers in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,950
25th Percentile Wage
$42,180
50th Percentile Wage
$53,720
75th Percentile Wage
$71,250
90th Percentile Wage
$88,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $88,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,950.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.32
25th Percentile Wage
$20.28
50th Percentile Wage
$25.83
75th Percentile Wage
$34.26
90th Percentile Wage
$42.64

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.64. The median hourly salary is $25.83. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.32.

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
201653,7206.37%-5.53%
201550,300-2.78%-
201451,700-8.12%-
201355,900-1.41%-
201256,690--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Food Service Managers in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of food service managers in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of food service managers in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $39,500 to $74,680. The highest paying area for food service managers in Pennsylvania is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $74,680. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Williamsport (mean annual salary $64,900). The lowest paying area is Johnstown with a median annual salary of $39,500.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$74,680
Williamsport
$64,900
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$63,290
Philadelphia
$61,510
State College
$60,810
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$57,990
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$53,590
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$52,950
York-Hanover
$52,780
Reading
$50,860
Lancaster
$50,310
Pittsburgh
$50,080
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$49,110
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$48,490
Altoona
$46,040
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$44,220
Erie
$42,580
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$42,180
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$40,030
Johnstown
$39,500


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