Food Service Manager Salary Information in Wheeling, West Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,820
25th Percentile Wage
$34,470
50th Percentile Wage
$40,370
75th Percentile Wage
$50,620
90th Percentile Wage
$71,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for food service managers in Wheeling, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $71,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,820.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.34
25th Percentile Wage
$16.57
50th Percentile Wage
$19.41
75th Percentile Wage
$24.34
90th Percentile Wage
$34.20

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for food service managers in Wheeling, West Virginia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $34.20. The median hourly salary is $19.41. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.34.

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
201640,370-1.49%-1.29%
201540,9703.59%-
201439,500-8.41%-
201342,8204.51%-
201240,890--

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $40,370, Wheeling is the lowest paying city for food service managers in state of West Virginia, following city of Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (median annual salary of $60,290). Compared with the highest paying city Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, the median annual salary of food service managers in Wheeling is 33.0 percent (33.0%) lower.

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 Wheeling, West Virginia.