FOOD SERVICE SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for Food Service GROSS SALARY
US$ 38,829
Average net salary for Food Service NET SALARY
US$ 31,299
The most typical salary for Food Service MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 22,803
  Updated: 22 Feb 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 19%
  Salary entries: 37

Food Service Earnings in United States

Average salary for Food Service in United States is US$ 38,829.

Average take home earning is US$ 31,299 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 22,803 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (37 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
5 % US$ 98,200
14 % US$ 63,333
24 % US$ 52,312
95 % US$ 22,803
100 % US$ 15,300
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Los Angeles US$ 47,213 03
Houston US$ 43,750 03
Kansas City US$ 20,904 03
Detroit US$ 33,000 02
Denver US$ 32,500 02
Boston US$ 32,500 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   FOOD SERVICE   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
155K US$ 150,000
01
95K US$ 98,200
01
65K US$ 63,333
03
55K US$ 52,312
04
45K US$ 43,857
07
35K US$ 32,000
02
25K US$ 22,803
17
15K US$ 15,300
02

  SALARY BY GENDER   FOOD SERVICE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 41,470 15
Women US$ 34,762 16
N/A US$ 43,075 06

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   FOOD SERVICE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 52,000 01
Bachelors Degree US$ 29,333 03
Some College US$ 44,644 20
High School US$ 33,073 11
Bellow H. School US$ 20,000 02

Food Service workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses US$ 52,000. While Food Service workers with Bellow H. School education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 20,000. This is 160.0% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   FOOD SERVICE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 54,040 05
16-20 Years US$ 52,000 01
12-16 Years US$ 52,500 02
8-12 Years US$ 35,025 08
4-8 Years US$ 28,687 07
2-4 Years US$ 42,405 08
1-2 Years US$ 32,250 05
0-1 Year US$ 28,000 01

Food Service workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 54,040 compared to US$ 28,000 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 93.00%.


  SALARY BY AGE   FOOD SERVICE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 30,000 01
51-56 US$ 21,300 01
45-50 US$ 64,366 03
39-44 US$ 43,000 01
33-38 US$ 48,500 02
27-32 US$ 32,800 05
22-26 US$ 31,571 07
16-21 US$ 37,168 11
N/A US$ 43,075 06
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   FOOD SERVICE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 37,822 20
Contract US$ 34,000 03
Self Employed US$ 48,000 04
Part Time US$ 38,625 10
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  SALARY BY CITY   FOOD SERVICE   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Los Angeles Food Service in Los Angeles US$ 47,213 03
2. Houston Food Service in Houston US$ 43,750 03
3. Detroit Food Service in Detroit US$ 33,000 02
4. Denver Food Service in Denver US$ 32,500 02
5. Boston Food Service in Boston US$ 32,500 02
6. Kansas City Food Service in Kansas City US$ 20,904 03

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    FOOD SERVICE

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Food Service in Australia US$ 40,118 AU$ 48,457 07
2. United States United States US$ 38,829 US$ 38,829 37
3. Canada Canada Food Service in Canada US$ 34,470 CA$ 39,133 09
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Food Service in United Kingdom US$ 25,973 GBP 17,572 09

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(9/9)  BARATENDER


 Posted: 23 Feb 2020

Some College, 20+ years: "Make drinks and serve food."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000


(8/9)  BAR TENDER


 Posted: 05 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Tend bar make drinks."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 23,000


(7/9)  CASHIER


 Posted: 05 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Take orders do accountabilities."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 21,000


(6/9)  SERVER


 Posted: 26 Jun 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "Serving food and beverages and filling in useless description boxes is that long enough?."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000


(5/9)  BARISTA


 Posted: 13 Jun 2019

High School, 4-8 years: "Helping angry customers, working fast and efficiently, cash handling."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000


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(4/9)  PIZZA COOK,BAKER


 Posted: 08 Sep 2018

High School, 8-12 years: "Cooking and baking at a convenience store."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 21,300


(3/9)  BARISTA


 Posted: 21 Jun 2018

Some College, 8-12 years: "Make coffe for cutomers."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 21,000


(2/9)  DISHWASHER


 Posted: 28 Nov 2017

Bellow H. School, 1-2 years: "I wash dishes for about five hours on average per night. I vacuum floors before the restaurant opens and I get free food for dinner."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 12,000


(1/9)  MANAGER OF BIGGBY COFFEE


 Posted: 17 Oct 2017

Some College, 4-8 years: "¤Interview and hire people ¤Keep all workers happy and fully functional; making sure needs are met ¤Monitor monetary inflow as wells as outflow ¤Keep regulation held by Corporate ¤Keep Customers well informed, engaged, and happy ¤Regulate stock and maintenance needs."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000


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