How much does a Food Service Lead make?

Updated Sep 21, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$28,802 /yr
Average Base Pay

35 salaries

$20K

Low

$29K

Average

$41K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Food Service Lead is $28,802 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Food Service Lead salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 35 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Food Service Lead employees.

Seniority Levels

L4
Lead Food Service Worker$31,300 /yr
L5
Assistant Director of Food Service$45,066 /yr
L7
Head Food Service WorkerNo Salary Reports
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Aramark
3.3

Aramark

Food Service Lead - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $11 - $17
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$11

$17

$11 - $17 Range

Six Flags
3.6

Six Flags

Food Service Lead - Hourly

$9

 /hr
Range: $9 - $10

$9

$10

$9 - $10 Range

Six Flags
3.6

Six Flags

Food Service Lead - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $11

$9

$11

$9 - $11 Range

Six Flags
3.6

Six Flags

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$8 -$10

 hourly

$8

$10

$8 - $10 Range

Cumberland Farms
3.2

Cumberland Farms

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$12 -$15

 hourly

$12

$15

$12 - $15 Range

Kwik Trip
4

Kwik Trip

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$14 -$17

 hourly

$14

$17

$14 - $17 Range

San Diego Zoo Global
4.1

San Diego Zoo Global

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$17 -$20

 hourly

$17

$20

$17 - $20 Range

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FLIK Hospitality Group
3.8

FLIK Hospitality Group

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$17 -$19

 hourly

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

Platteville Public Schools

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$17 -$18

 hourly

$17

$18

$17 - $18 Range

UC San Diego Health
3.9

UC San Diego Health

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$18 -$20

 hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

St agnes hospital

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Compass Group USA
3.8

Compass Group USA

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$13 -$14

 hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Advocate Health Care
3.5

Advocate Health Care

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$17 -$19

 hourly

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

San Diego Zoo Global
4.1

San Diego Zoo Global

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$22 -$24

 hourly

$22

$24

$22 - $24 Range

Peppermill Resorts
3.9

Peppermill Resorts

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$8 -$9

 hourly

$8

$9

$8 - $9 Range

California's Great America
3.8

California's Great America

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$13 -$14

 hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

United Supermarkets
3.7

United Supermarkets

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Potato Corner
3.3

Potato Corner

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$9 -$10

 hourly

$9

$10

$9 - $10 Range

Pilot Flying J
3.5

Pilot Flying J

Food Service Lead - Monthly
About 

$1K -$2K

$1K

$2K

$1,421 - $1,535 Range

TouchPoint Support Services
3.1

TouchPoint Support Services

Food Service Lead - Hourly
About 

$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Food Service Lead salaries

The national average salary for a Food Service Lead is $28,802 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Food Service Lead salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 35 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Food Service Lead employees.

The highest salary for a Food Service Lead in United States is $40,626 per year.

The lowest salary for a Food Service Lead in United States is $20,420 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Food Service Lead or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Food Service Lead.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent food service lead salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$18
hourly
A Seafood Lead in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Memphis, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Stand Lead in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A General Food Prep/Trainer/Working Lead/Support Lead in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Food Service Lead in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tucson, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$21,000
per year
A School Nutrition Worker Lead in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $21,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
School / School District
$14
hourly
A Food Service Lead Worker in the Athens, TX Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Athens, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$20
hourly
A Food Service Lead Cook in the Rochester, NY Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Rochester, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Seafood Lead in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$19
hourly
A Seafood Lead in the Corpus Christi, TX Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Corpus Christi, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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