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 Occupations35-000010,40021,862
10.50
16,954
8.25
24,317
11.75
19,377
9.25
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101117041,939
20.25
31,952
15.25
46,933
22.50
41,817
20.00
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101274032,199
15.50
21,160
10.25
37,719
18.25
30,146
14.50
Cooks, Fast Food35-201128018,722
9.00
16,923
8.25
19,622
9.50
18,249
8.75
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201213031,039
15.00
21,828
10.50
35,645
17.25
29,607
14.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-201490023,577
11.25
18,698
9.00
26,017
12.50
22,979
11.00
Cooks, Short Order35-201522022,400
10.75
16,932
8.25
25,135
12.00
19,311
9.25
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,08021,549
10.25
16,912
8.25
23,867
11.50
20,959
10.00
Bartenders35-301169023,197
11.25
16,970
8.25
26,311
12.75
19,419
9.25
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30211,33018,335
8.75
16,941
8.25
19,033
9.25
18,361
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302236019,080
9.25
16,977
8.25
20,132
9.75
18,406
8.75
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,40020,800
10.00
16,985
8.25
22,707
11.00
18,649
9.00
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304125021,072
10.25
16,892
8.00
23,162
11.25
19,798
9.50
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901162018,396
8.75
16,932
8.25
19,127
9.25
18,284
8.75
Dishwashers35-902148018,621
9.00
16,958
8.25
19,451
9.25
18,500
9.00
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903155020,405
9.75
16,927
8.25
22,144
10.75
19,379
9.25
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909920018,184
8.75
16,899
8.00
18,827
9.00
18,107
8.75
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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