Food service managers are most often employed by the Restaurants & Food Services industry. The average yearly wage for Food service managers was $45,735 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Food service managers by wage are Engine & other machine assemblers, Other therapists, including exercise physiologists, and Firstline supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, & groundskeeping workers.
Food service managers are part of the Management occupations, along with General & operations managers, Advertising & promotions managers, Marketing & sales managers, Public relations & fundraising managers, Administrative services managers, Computer & information systems managers, Financial managers, Industrial production managers, Purchasing managers, Transportation, storage, & distribution managers, Compensation & benefits managers, Human resources managers, Training & development managers, Farmers, ranchers, & other agricultural managers, Construction managers, Education administrators, Architectural & engineering managers, Food service managers, Gaming managers, Lodging managers, Medical & health services managers, Natural sciences managers, Property, real estate, & community association managers, Social & community service managers, Emergency management directors, Miscellaneous managers, and Chief executives & legislators
The top 3 locations that employ the most Food service managers are Walton, Washington, Holmes & Bay Counties PUMA, FL, Charleston City PUMA, SC, and Des Moines City PUMA, IA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Food service managers are Terre Haute City PUMA, IN, Milwaukee City (Central) PUMA, WI, and Greater Binghamton City & Greater Johnson City Village PUMA, NY.