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Food Service Manager Salary Information in State College, Pennsylvania

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,390
25th Percentile Wage
$40,420
50th Percentile Wage
$52,480
75th Percentile Wage
$75,750
90th Percentile Wage
$92,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in State College, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $92,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,390.

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
$52,480
-15.87% -6.96%
2016
$60,810
-20.64% -
2015
$73,360
11.91% -
2014
$64,620
4.75% -
2013
$61,550
8.81% -
2012
$56,130
- -

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in State College with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $52,480 in State College 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 State College is 36.0 percent (36.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 23.7 percent (23.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$82,050
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$66,770
Philadelphia
$64,260
York-Hanover
$58,540
Williamsport
$58,410
Reading
$57,550
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$56,900
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$55,220
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$54,890
State College
$52,480
Altoona
$52,430
Pittsburgh
$52,270
Lancaster
$51,350
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$49,640
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$48,950
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$47,610
Erie
$47,010
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$42,180
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$41,770
Johnstown
$40,050



See also: Top paying jobs in State College, Pennsylvania.