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Food Service Manager Salary Information in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of food service managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of food service managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre 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 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,570
25th Percentile Wage
$44,930
50th Percentile Wage
$57,990
75th Percentile Wage
$77,690
90th Percentile Wage
$105,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $105,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,570.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.10
25th Percentile Wage
$21.60
50th Percentile Wage
$27.88
75th Percentile Wage
$37.35
90th Percentile Wage
$50.74

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $50.74. The median hourly salary is $27.88. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.10.

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
201657,9904.83%27.28%
201555,1904.49%-
201452,7109.96%-
201347,46011.15%-
201242,170--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $57,990 in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre is 22.3 percent (22.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 31.9 percent (31.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

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

See also: Top paying jobs in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.