Food Service Manager Salary Information in La Crosse, Wisconsin

The annual and hourly salary statistics of food service managers in La Crosse, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of food service managers in La Crosse 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 La Crosse, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,290
25th Percentile Wage
$41,520
50th Percentile Wage
$49,710
75th Percentile Wage
$67,720
90th Percentile Wage
$79,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in La Crosse, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,290.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.48
25th Percentile Wage
$19.96
50th Percentile Wage
$23.90
75th Percentile Wage
$32.56
90th Percentile Wage
$38.20

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in La Crosse, Wisconsin. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.20. The median hourly salary is $23.90. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.48.

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
201649,7102.49%27.42%
201548,47013.55%-
201441,90014.61%-
201335,780-0.84%-
201236,080--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in La Crosse with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $49,710, La Crosse is the second highest paying city for food service managers in state of Wisconsin, following the highest paying city Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington (median annual salary of $51,440). Compared with Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, the median annual salary of food service managers in La Crosse is 3.4 percent (3.4%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$51,440
La Crosse
$49,710
Madison
$47,310
Oshkosh-Neenah
$46,880
Lake County-Kenosha County
$46,510
Duluth
$46,450
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$45,650
Janesville
$45,340
Green Bay
$45,280
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$43,760
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$43,730
Racine
$41,890
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$41,480
Eau Claire
$40,700
Sheboygan
$40,100
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$38,660
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$35,920
Fond du Lac
$35,640
Wausau
$34,660
Appleton
$34,070

See also: Top paying jobs in La Crosse, Wisconsin.