Food Service Managers

6.8/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $27.20 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 27% (Start worrying)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Social Perceptiveness
Finger Dexterity
Manual Dexterity
Assisting and Caring for Others
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What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Food Service Managers' job openings is expected to rise 14.9% by 2030
'Food Service Managers' is expected to be a very fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Food Service Managers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Food Service Managers' was $56,590, or $27.20 hourly
'Food Service Managers' are paid 34.9% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 197,010 people employed as Food Service Managers.
This represents around 0.14% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities of an organization or department that serves food and beverages.

SOC Code: 11-9051.00

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Sarah (No chance) says
I think that a job like a food service manager would never go away at all. We do need them to keep the food safe.
May 13, 2019 at 09:38 PM

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