Food salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 987 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Foods make?
The average total salary for a Food is $22,500 per year. This is based on data from 987 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Food and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Food salary can vary between $15,500 to $47,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Food salary by company

Average salary per year*
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Food demographics in United States

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90% are single
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10% are married
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20% have kids
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8% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Foods in United States

987 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a food in the United States is $22,500 per year. Food salaries in the United States can vary between $15,500 to $47,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 987 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as food.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for foods in the United States: Seattle Metro Area, WA ($28,000 a year), Los Angeles Metro Area, CA ($26,500 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($24,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.