Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

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)
198,610 1.0 % $25.72 $53,500 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $14.38 $18.38 $23.34 $30.26 $39.59
Annual Wage (2) $29,920 $38,230 $48,560 $62,930 $82,360


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 139,290 1.45 $24.58 $51,130
Special Food Services 12,380 1.95 $27.96 $58,150
Traveler Accommodation 8,950 0.48 $29.81 $62,010
Management of Companies and Enterprises 7,840 0.36 $30.36 $63,150
Elementary and Secondary Schools 5,420 0.07 $26.27 $54,630

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 12,380 1.95 $27.96 $58,150
Restaurants and Other Eating Places 139,290 1.45 $24.58 $51,130
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages) 2,020 0.56 $26.00 $54,080
Traveler Accommodation 8,950 0.48 $29.81 $62,010
Office Administrative Services 1,990 0.44 $27.20 $56,570

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Insurance Carriers 30 (7) $42.02 $87,400
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 90 0.04 $38.45 $79,970
Scheduled Air Transportation 70 0.02 $37.52 $78,050
Outpatient Care Centers 30 (7) $35.35 $73,520
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 1,540 0.03 $35.32 $73,470


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 34,600 2.29 1.56 $25.01 $52,010
Texas 14,330 1.28 0.87 $27.05 $56,250
Ohio 9,040 1.74 1.18 $23.41 $48,700
Tennessee 8,920 3.24 2.21 $20.26 $42,140
Illinois 8,280 1.44 0.98 $25.46 $52,950



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)
Tennessee 8,920 3.24 2.21 $20.26 $42,140
Hawaii 1,960 3.19 2.17 $26.69 $55,520
Iowa 4,030 2.67 1.81 $19.51 $40,580
California 34,600 2.29 1.56 $25.01 $52,010
Oregon 3,640 2.16 1.47 $23.55 $48,980



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 6,970 0.79 0.54 $33.46 $69,600
Rhode Island 430 0.94 0.64 $33.34 $69,340
New Jersey 3,800 0.98 0.67 $33.04 $68,720
Virginia 4,210 1.15 0.78 $32.67 $67,950
Nevada 2,540 2.14 1.45 $30.96 $64,390




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 9,400 2.32 1.58 $24.07 $50,060
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 4,960 1.32 0.90 $25.52 $53,070
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 4,750 1.99 1.35 $22.14 $46,050
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,090 0.76 0.52 $38.07 $79,190
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 4,030 3.05 2.08 $26.96 $56,080
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 3,690 1.55 1.06 $32.42 $67,430
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 3,360 1.50 1.02 $27.09 $56,340
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 3,330 1.17 0.80 $26.69 $55,520
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 3,190 2.15 1.46 $25.73 $53,520
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 3,000 2.40 1.63 $24.23 $50,390