Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2017

35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in preparing and serving food.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
927,440 0.5 % $17.05 $35,460 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.22 $12.00 $15.37 $20.86 $26.86
Annual Wage (2) $21,260 $24,960 $31,960 $43,390 $55,880


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Restaurants and Other Eating Places 688,340 6.55 $16.49 $34,290
Special Food Services 35,570 5.12 $18.88 $39,270
Elementary and Secondary Schools 34,580 0.41 $16.93 $35,210
Food and Beverage Stores (4451 and 4452 only) 27,350 0.93 $18.53 $38,540
Traveler Accommodation 27,310 1.39 $19.83 $41,240

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Restaurants and Other Eating Places 688,340 6.55 $16.49 $34,290
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages) 21,000 5.43 $17.20 $35,770
Special Food Services 35,570 5.12 $18.88 $39,270
Traveler Accommodation 27,310 1.39 $19.83 $41,240
Gambling Industries 3,050 1.22 $18.27 $37,990

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 360 0.02 $36.65 $76,240
Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services 50 0.02 $26.77 $55,680
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation 40 0.10 $24.86 $51,720
Other Personal Services 60 0.02 $24.84 $51,670
Offices of Physicians 90 (7) $24.36 $50,670


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 92,960 5.57 0.86 $17.48 $36,360
Texas 79,980 6.73 1.03 $19.42 $40,400
Florida 62,850 7.47 1.15 $18.12 $37,680
New York 44,870 4.87 0.75 $19.02 $39,570
Ohio 35,450 6.60 1.01 $16.33 $33,970




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Mexico 7,570 9.45 1.45 $13.72 $28,550
Arkansas 10,980 9.15 1.41 $13.89 $28,900
Oklahoma 14,380 9.14 1.40 $14.07 $29,260
Alabama 17,160 8.92 1.37 $14.90 $30,990
Hawaii 5,580 8.82 1.36 $18.47 $38,420




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 3,920 5.53 0.85 $21.23 $44,160
New Jersey 19,280 4.81 0.74 $20.89 $43,450
Vermont 1,600 5.26 0.81 $20.01 $41,620
Texas 79,980 6.73 1.03 $19.42 $40,400
Massachusetts 19,190 5.44 0.84 $19.27 $40,080



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Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 30,200 4.51 0.69 $20.56 $42,760
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 24,710 5.58 0.86 $16.73 $34,790
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 19,910 6.80 1.04 $20.80 $43,270
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 17,540 4.79 0.74 $16.82 $34,980
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 17,270 6.59 1.01 $15.22 $31,660
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 16,510 6.55 1.01 $19.74 $41,060
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 15,440 6.20 0.95 $18.44 $38,360
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 13,350 6.74 1.04 $16.81 $34,960
St. Louis, MO-IL 10,320 7.61 1.17 $15.04 $31,280
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 10,220 5.29 0.81 $18.37 $38,210