Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Baltimore City WIA

 

Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations35-000018,13023,074
11.00
16,960
8.25
26,132
12.50
20,036
9.75
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101129042,956
20.75
23,655
11.50
52,607
25.25
36,729
17.75
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,54035,883
17.25
23,567
11.25
42,040
20.25
34,419
16.50
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,13020,577
10.00
16,964
8.25
22,384
10.75
19,187
9.25
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201297029,364
14.00
20,730
10.00
33,682
16.25
27,416
13.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-201462027,386
13.25
21,919
10.50
30,119
14.50
25,081
12.00
Cooks, Short Order35-201575022,789
11.00
19,101
9.25
24,632
11.75
22,336
10.75
Cooks, All Other35-20193029,797
14.25
24,194
11.75
32,599
15.75
29,739
14.25
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,18022,772
11.00
17,010
8.25
25,653
12.25
21,918
10.50
Bartenders35-30111,45018,386
8.75
16,935
8.25
19,110
9.25
17,983
8.75
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30213,09019,185
9.25
16,987
8.25
20,284
9.75
18,365
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302294025,205
12.00
19,461
9.25
28,075
13.50
25,893
12.50
Waiters and Waitresses35-30313,25020,102
9.75
16,916
8.25
21,694
10.50
18,439
8.75
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304172021,460
10.25
16,828
8.00
23,777
11.50
21,043
10.00
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901179021,021
10.00
16,987
8.25
23,038
11.00
19,406
9.25
Dishwashers35-902187020,763
10.00
16,995
8.25
22,646
11.00
19,371
9.25
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903131023,007
11.00
18,647
9.00
25,187
12.00
22,852
11.00
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909921024,443
11.75
21,098
10.25
26,114
12.50
23,445
11.25
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The 2013 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2013. The current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2014

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program

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Last updated April 2014