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Food Service Managers in Kansas

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8.2% Jobs Projection
$52,980 Median Salary
290 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Food Service Managers in Kansas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Food Service Managers in Kansas is growing faster than average.

  • Food Service Managers in Kansas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Food Service Managers Work in Kansas?

There were approximately 790 workers employed as Food Service Managers in this state in 2018.

There were 1,010 Food Service Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 220 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Food Service Managers in KS Employment Trend

The typical state has 2,330 Food Service Managers working in it, which means Kansas has fewer Food Service Managers than average.

Food Service Managers in KS vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Kansas

Jobs for Food Service Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 8.2% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.0%.

Job Projections for Food Service Managers: Nation vs. KS

Kansas Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 290 annual Food Service Managers job openings in Kansas, and 2,640 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 36,800 annual jobs and 336,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Food Service Managers Make in Kansas?

In 2018 wages for Food Service Managers ranged from $19,060 to $91,360 with $52,980 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $9.16 to $43.93. The median hourly rate was $25.47.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $30.05 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $4.58.

The median salary in Kansas is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Food Service Managers Earnings: KS vs. National Average

Top Kansas Metros for Food Service Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Food Service Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Kansas City, MO-KS 860 $49,560
Wichita, KS 180 $66,220
St. Joseph, MO-KS 90 $51,930
Topeka, KS 80 $51,130
Lawrence, KS 40 $54,610

Top States for Food Service Managers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Food Service Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 37,030 $52,830
Florida 15,260 $53,050
Texas 12,180 $58,490
Tennessee 10,030 $44,680
Georgia 9,250 $47,960
New York 8,850 $74,940
Ohio 8,080 $50,610
Massachusetts 6,270 $61,790
Pennsylvania 6,010 $61,440
North Carolina 5,680 $55,980
Arizona 5,120 $54,440
Michigan 4,590 $56,870
Wisconsin 4,090 $48,790
Minnesota 3,540 $57,410
New Jersey 3,400 $79,320
Virginia 3,280 $64,450
Indiana 3,180 $49,600
Oregon 3,180 $48,730
Oklahoma 3,120 $47,270
Nevada 3,020 $63,010

Below are the states where Food Service Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $79,320
New York $74,940
Washington $72,250
Delaware $71,830
Rhode Island $68,790
District of Columbia $66,080
Maryland $66,070
Virginia $64,450
Connecticut $64,250
Nevada $63,010


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