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Food Service Manager Salary Information in Charleston, West Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,590
25th Percentile Wage
$40,720
50th Percentile Wage
$49,720
75th Percentile Wage
$61,620
90th Percentile Wage
$74,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Charleston, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,590.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.75
25th Percentile Wage
$19.57
50th Percentile Wage
$23.90
75th Percentile Wage
$29.62
90th Percentile Wage
$35.65

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Charleston, West Virginia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.65. The median hourly salary is $23.90. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.75.

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
201649,7204.85%15.12%
201547,3102.73%-
201446,020-3.09%-
201347,44011.05%-
201242,200--

Table 3. Compare Food Service Manager Salary in Charleston with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $49,720 in Charleston is in the middle of salary range for food service managers in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of food service managers in Charleston is 17.5 percent (17.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Washington-Arlington-Alexandria and 18.8 percent (18.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Wheeling.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$60,290
Winchester
$57,320
Morgantown
$54,660
Cumberland
$52,980
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$51,020
Charleston
$49,720
Huntington-Ashland
$47,960
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$47,490
Steubenville-Weirton
$46,480
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$46,120
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$45,110
Wheeling
$40,370

See also: Top paying jobs in Charleston, West Virginia.