The salary statistics of other food preparation and serving related workers are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of other food preparation and serving related workers in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other food preparation and serving related workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other food preparation and serving related workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$17,460|
|25th Percentile Wage||$19,000|
|50th Percentile Wage||$21,490|
|75th Percentile Wage||$24,360|
|90th Percentile Wage||$29,510|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other food preparation and serving related workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other food preparation and serving related workers is $29,510. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $21,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,460. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 69% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other food preparation and serving related workers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other food preparation and serving related workers in 17 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other food preparation and serving related workers occupations is the finance and insurance sector with an annual salary $27,570. The lowest paying sector is the information sector (annual salary $20,810).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Educational Services|| |
The average annual salary of other food preparation and serving related worker related occupations at the national level is given in Table 3. For more salary information about a specific occupation, use the links below.
|Occupation||Median Annual Salary|
|Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other|| |
|Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop|| |
|Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers|| |