Food Service Manager Salary Information in Wausau, Wisconsin

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,730
25th Percentile Wage
$29,500
50th Percentile Wage
$34,960
75th Percentile Wage
$44,880
90th Percentile Wage
$56,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Wausau, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,730.

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
$34,960
0.86% -19.54%
2016
$34,660
-1.33% -
2015
$35,120
-26.05% -
2014
$44,270
-0.34% -
2013
$44,420
5.92% -
2012
$41,790
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $34,960, Wausau is the lowest paying city for food service managers in state of Wisconsin, following city of Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington (median annual salary of $56,980). Compared with the highest paying city Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, the median annual salary of food service managers in Wausau is 38.6 percent (38.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$56,980
Oshkosh-Neenah
$50,760
Eau Claire
$49,550
Green Bay
$49,370
Duluth
$48,540
Madison
$47,640
Janesville
$47,120
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$46,130
Sheboygan
$46,060
Appleton
$46,040
La Crosse
$45,830
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$45,810
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$44,680
Lake County-Kenosha County
$44,220
Racine
$43,260
Fond du Lac
$42,640
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$39,580
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$39,230
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$38,660
Wausau
$34,960



See also: Top paying jobs in Wausau, Wisconsin.