FIND PERSONALIZED JOBS
Sign up to Zippia and discover your career options with your personalized career search.
Sorry, we can't find that. Please try a different city or state.
APPLY NOW
Apply Now
×
FIND
PERSONALIZED JOBS

Sorry, we can't find that. Please try a different city or state.

CONTENT HAS
BEEN UNLOCKED
Close this window to view unlocked content
or
find interesting jobs in

Log In

Log In to Save

Sign Up to Save

Sign Up to Dismiss

Sign Up

SIGN UP TO UNLOCK CONTENT

or

The email and password you specified are invalid. Please, try again.

Email and password are mandatory

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account? Sign Up

reset password

Enter your email address and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Back to Log In

Log In

Log In to Save

Sign Up to Save

Sign Up to Dismiss

Sign up to save the job and get personalized job recommendations.

Sign up to dismiss the job and get personalized job recommendations.

or

The email and password you specified are invalid. Please, try again.

Email and password are mandatory

Already have an account? Log in

reset password

Enter your email address and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Back to Log In

Company Saved

Answer a few questions and view jobs at that match your preferences.

Where do you want to work?

Job Saved

See your Saved Jobs now

or

find more interesting jobs in

Job Dismissed

Find better matching jobs in

Your search has been saved!

Best states for a Food Manager

Rank:

Average Salary:

We decided to bring you a list of the best states for jobs for Food Managers, considering how big the profession is in the United States.

Food Manager positions are available in every area, but not all places are the same -- they do not offer the same wages, benefits, time off, etc.

Our research shows that Colorado is the best state in the country for Food Managers.

The most common schools for Food Managers are University of Phoenix, Johnson & Wales University, and Pennsylvania State University, and the most common majors are Business and Management.

To that end, we dove into our dataset of job and salary numbers to figure out which states have the best opportunities for Food Managers. Colorado is the best state for Food Managers -- the median salary for Food Managers in Colorado is $87,895.

The 10 Best States in America For Food Managers in 2019

  1. Colorado
  2. Delaware
  3. Rhode Island
  4. Louisiana
  5. New Jersey
  6. Nevada
  7. New York
  8. Washington
  9. Virginia
  10. Michigan
  • (694 jobs)
  • (121 jobs)
  • (114 jobs)
  • (589 jobs)
  • (801 jobs)
  • (301 jobs)
  • (1,420 jobs)
  • (701 jobs)
  • (1,269 jobs)
  • (1,462 jobs)

In order to help Food Managers decide where to work, we compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across the metrics mentioned above.

Our data set includes average annual wages, entry and senior wages, and the number of available jobs per capita.

Ready to check out the list? See below.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Food Managers in 2019

1. Colorado

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
694 $87,895 $51,000 $150,000 0.77
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in Colorado

2. Delaware

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
121 $53,450 $31,000 $91,000 0.96
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in Delaware

3. Rhode Island

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
114 $51,367 $30,000 $87,000 0.83
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in Rhode Island

4. Louisiana

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
589 $44,441 $25,000 $76,000 1.51
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in Louisiana

5. New Jersey

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
801 $59,034 $34,000 $101,000 0.67
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in New Jersey

6. Nevada

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
301 $47,087 $27,000 $80,000 1.09
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in Nevada

7. New York

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,420 $56,005 $32,000 $96,000 0.7
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in New York

8. Washington

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
701 $54,182 $31,000 $92,000 0.62
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in Washington

9. Virginia

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,269 $48,235 $28,000 $82,000 0.82
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in Virginia

10. Michigan

Total Food Manager Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,462 $42,530 $24,000 $72,000 1.42
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Food Manager Jobs in Michigan

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Food Manager

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for a Food Manager

Rank State Average Salary
Job type you want
Full Time
Part Time
Internship
Temporary