Food Service Manager Salary Information in Tacoma, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of food service managers in Tacoma, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of food service managers in Tacoma 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 Tacoma, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,090
25th Percentile Wage
$40,100
50th Percentile Wage
$55,080
75th Percentile Wage
$91,870
90th Percentile Wage
$136,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Tacoma, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $136,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $30,090.

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
$55,080
18.74% 0.76%
2016
$44,760
0.00% -
2015
$44,760
-6.28% -
2014
$47,570
1.51% -
2013
$46,850
-16.67% -
2012
$54,660
- -

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Tacoma with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $55,080 in Tacoma is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Tacoma is 22.1 percent (22.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area and 36.9 percent (36.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Longview.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$70,700
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$68,720
Bellingham
$68,020
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$67,750
Olympia
$66,400
Spokane
$63,510
Bremerton-Silverdale
$63,450
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$55,200
Tacoma
$55,080
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$52,990
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$51,270
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$51,210
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$47,720
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$47,550
Yakima
$44,070
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$39,100
Lewiston
$37,190
Longview
$34,770



See also: Top paying jobs in Tacoma, Washington.