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Food Service Managers in Maryland

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8.5% Jobs Projection
$66,070 Median Salary
300 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Food Service Managers Work in Maryland?

2,390 people worked as Food Service Managers in 2018 in this state.

There were 2,510 Food Service Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 120 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Food Service Managers in MD Employment Trend

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

Food Service Managers in MD vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Maryland

Jobs for Food Service Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 8.5% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.0%.

Job Projections for Food Service Managers: Nation vs. MD

Maryland Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 300 annual job openings, and 4,100 total jobs in 2026 for Food Service Managers in this state.

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

What do Food Service Managers Make in Maryland?

In 2018 wages for Food Service Managers ranged from $37,300 to $114,940 with $66,070 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $17.93 to $55.26. The median hourly rate was $31.76.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.38 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $2.38.

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

Food Service Managers Earnings: MD vs. National Average

Top Maryland 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
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 3,530 $68,710
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 2,720 $68,840
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 1,400 $66,770
Salisbury, MD-DE 340 $66,060
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV 140 $46,580
California-Lexington Park, MD 50 $60,970
Cumberland, MD-WV 30 $44,010

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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