Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Lower Shore 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 Occupations35-000010,76021,487
10.25
16,793
8.00
23,834
11.50
18,930
9.00
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101117040,142
19.25
31,191
15.00
44,618
21.50
40,837
19.75
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101281034,086
16.50
22,398
10.75
39,931
19.25
32,979
15.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-201136018,353
8.75
16,799
8.00
19,131
9.25
18,207
8.75
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201215030,972
15.00
20,576
10.00
36,170
17.50
29,468
14.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-201490024,432
11.75
17,677
8.50
27,810
13.25
22,739
11.00
Cooks, Short Order35-201522022,773
11.00
16,833
8.00
25,742
12.25
19,448
9.25
Food Preparation Workers35-202193021,360
10.25
16,834
8.00
23,622
11.25
20,402
9.75
Bartenders35-301178022,043
10.50
16,800
8.00
24,665
11.75
18,387
8.75
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30211,29018,065
8.75
16,766
8.00
18,716
9.00
18,101
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302261020,089
9.75
16,827
8.00
21,720
10.50
19,590
9.50
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,66019,130
9.25
16,793
8.00
20,299
9.75
18,077
8.75
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304113019,428
9.25
16,682
8.00
20,802
10.00
18,517
9.00
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901160018,006
8.75
16,783
8.00
18,617
9.00
18,017
8.75
Dishwashers35-902155018,399
8.75
16,780
8.00
19,208
9.25
18,231
8.75
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903149020,163
9.75
16,772
8.00
21,858
10.50
19,275
9.25
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909916018,032
8.75
16,780
8.00
18,659
9.00
18,112
8.75
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These wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2012

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

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Last updated April 2013