Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Baltimore City Workforce Region

 

Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations35-000020,57025,227
12.13
18,484
8.89
28,599
13.75
21,710
10.44
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101120051,642
24.83
39,588
19.03
57,670
27.73
47,885
23.02
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,09038,480
18.50
25,702
12.36
44,869
21.57
35,545
17.09
Cooks, Fast Food35-201192021,031
10.11
18,523
8.91
22,285
10.71
21,033
10.11
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201297031,324
15.06
23,282
11.19
35,345
16.99
30,256
14.55
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,59024,916
11.98
18,435
8.86
28,157
13.54
24,213
11.64
Cooks, Short Order35-2015 22,874
11.00
18,479
8.88
25,072
12.05
21,537
10.35
Cooks, All Other35-20192030,993
14.90
23,870
11.48
34,554
16.61
32,203
15.48
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,04027,059
13.01
18,790
9.03
31,193
15.00
23,504
11.30
Bartenders35-30111,59021,858
10.51
18,444
8.87
23,565
11.33
19,041
9.15
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,91022,473
10.80
18,545
8.92
24,438
11.75
20,021
9.63
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,07021,285
10.23
18,474
8.88
22,691
10.91
20,275
9.75
Waiters and Waitresses35-30313,62022,508
10.82
18,388
8.84
24,568
11.81
19,600
9.42
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30411,06022,821
10.97
18,437
8.86
25,013
12.03
21,723
10.44
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90111,16023,665
11.38
18,602
8.94
26,196
12.59
22,521
10.83
Dishwashers35-902162021,989
10.57
18,311
8.80
23,827
11.46
19,382
9.32
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903152022,566
10.85
18,597
8.94
24,550
11.80
20,784
9.99
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 25,933
12.47
21,910
10.53
27,945
13.44
24,608
11.83
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Last updated April 2017