Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

11-9051 Food Service Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities of an organization or department that serves food and beverages. Excludes "Chefs and Head Cooks" (35-1011).


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
191,030 1.1 % $25.54 $53,130 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $14.68 $18.50 $23.12 $30.23 $39.60
Annual Wage (2) $30,540 $38,480 $48,080 $62,890 $82,370


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Restaurants and Other Eating Places 133,460 1.44 $24.48 $50,910
Special Food Services 11,760 1.92 $27.66 $57,540
Traveler Accommodation 8,680 0.49 $29.33 $61,010
Management of Companies and Enterprises 7,430 0.35 $29.63 $61,620
Elementary and Secondary Schools 5,450 0.07 $26.24 $54,580

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Special Food Services 11,760 1.92 $27.66 $57,540
Restaurants and Other Eating Places 133,460 1.44 $24.48 $50,910
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages) 1,760 0.50 $25.93 $53,940
Traveler Accommodation 8,680 0.49 $29.33 $61,010
Office Administrative Services 1,870 0.43 $26.40 $54,910

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Outpatient Care Centers 30 (7) $37.22 $77,420
Insurance Carriers 30 (7) $36.69 $76,320
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 80 0.03 $36.44 $75,790
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 1,480 0.03 $35.10 $73,010
Scheduled Air Transportation 60 0.01 $35.03 $72,860


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 31,240 2.12 1.47 $25.21 $52,430
Texas 16,340 1.50 1.04 $25.58 $53,210
Ohio 9,020 1.76 1.22 $23.10 $48,050
Tennessee 8,300 3.07 2.13 $20.16 $41,930
Florida 8,120 1.09 0.76 $29.68 $61,740




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Hawaii 2,220 3.69 2.56 $24.24 $50,420
Tennessee 8,300 3.07 2.13 $20.16 $41,930
District of Columbia 1,650 2.48 1.72 $30.81 $64,080
Iowa 3,370 2.26 1.57 $19.60 $40,780
Nevada 2,490 2.16 1.50 $32.26 $67,100




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Jersey 3,980 1.04 0.72 $33.27 $69,200
Rhode Island 450 0.99 0.69 $33.02 $68,690
Virginia 3,650 1.01 0.70 $32.48 $67,570
New York 8,000 0.93 0.64 $32.48 $67,550
Nevada 2,490 2.16 1.50 $32.26 $67,100





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 8,600 2.16 1.50 $23.50 $48,880
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,540 0.87 0.60 $34.94 $72,680
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 4,280 1.16 0.80 $23.94 $49,800
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,690 1.60 1.11 $22.99 $47,820
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 3,660 2.84 1.97 $26.47 $55,070
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 3,440 1.60 1.11 $25.13 $52,260
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 3,310 1.40 0.97 $33.56 $69,800
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,040 1.70 1.18 $25.40 $52,830
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 2,970 2.05 1.42 $26.67 $55,470
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 2,900 1.66 1.15 $28.08 $58,400