What does a Food Service Manager do?
Food Service Manager Salaries
Average Base Pay
Food Service Manager Career Path
Learn how to become a Food Service Manager, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.
Food Service Manager Insights
“Some of the people you work with are great and some of the customers are just amazing.”
“You have a great place to work and your quality of life is even better.”
“The pay is not great (but what do you expect for a job geared toward students).”
“My manager tried the best he could to accomidate me with the situation I was in.”
“Experienced and pleasant staff to work with.”
“Pay was good but not worth what you go through!”
“Not worth a good hourly pay”
“Benefits are okay but not the best”
Food Service Manager Interviews
Food Service Manager jobs
Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of a food service manager
When working as a food service manager, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are Positive Attitude, English, Attention To Detail, Program Design and Project Design.
- Catering Coordinator
- Food And Beverage Manager
The most common qualifications to become a food service manager is a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.