Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Lower Shore 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 Occupations35-000010,59023,434
11.27
18,496
8.89
25,903
12.45
19,886
9.56
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10115036,946
17.76
21,805
10.48
44,516
21.40
35,165
16.91
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,15033,432
16.07
21,885
10.52
39,206
18.85
31,513
15.15
Cooks, Fast Food35-201152019,062
9.16
18,574
8.93
19,306
9.28
18,824
9.05
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201219032,491
15.62
22,829
10.98
37,322
17.94
30,773
14.79
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,04025,844
12.42
20,542
9.88
28,494
13.70
24,619
11.84
Cooks, Short Order35-201527024,653
11.85
19,833
9.54
27,063
13.01
23,279
11.19
Cooks, All Other35-20191030,206
14.52
24,325
11.69
33,146
15.94
30,574
14.70
Food Preparation Workers35-202163020,840
10.02
18,483
8.89
22,018
10.59
19,841
9.54
Bartenders35-301138022,500
10.82
18,478
8.88
24,511
11.78
19,183
9.22
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,12020,134
9.68
18,497
8.89
20,952
10.07
19,002
9.14
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302226019,665
9.45
18,503
8.90
20,246
9.73
18,903
9.09
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,50022,079
10.61
18,537
8.91
23,850
11.47
19,481
9.37
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304122033,284
16.00
18,366
8.83
40,743
19.59
25,284
12.16
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901142020,787
9.99
18,285
8.79
22,039
10.60
19,296
9.28
Dishwashers35-902144019,748
9.49
18,444
8.87
20,400
9.81
19,055
9.16
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903127021,716
10.44
18,464
8.88
23,342
11.22
19,675
9.46
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909912021,896
10.53
18,802
9.04
23,443
11.27
21,323
10.25
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Last updated April 2017