Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Mid-Maryland 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 Occupations35-000017,80024,010
11.54
18,446
8.87
26,792
12.88
19,898
9.57
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101125045,041
21.65
33,843
16.27
50,641
24.35
37,998
18.27
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,32036,393
17.50
23,026
11.07
43,076
20.71
33,346
16.03
Cooks, Fast Food35-2011 20,358
9.79
18,489
8.89
21,292
10.24
18,977
9.12
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201237034,179
16.43
24,675
11.86
38,932
18.72
33,487
16.10
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,65026,237
12.61
20,796
10.00
28,958
13.92
26,293
12.64
Cooks, Short Order35-2015 27,556
13.25
25,714
12.36
28,477
13.69
28,068
13.49
Cooks, All Other35-2019 32,398
15.58
25,149
12.09
36,023
17.32
28,596
13.75
Food Preparation Workers35-202177025,883
12.44
20,521
9.87
28,563
13.73
25,818
12.41
Bartenders35-3011 27,910
13.42
18,407
8.85
32,661
15.70
25,076
12.06
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30215,33020,381
9.80
18,481
8.89
21,331
10.26
19,240
9.25
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-3022 21,337
10.26
18,110
8.71
22,951
11.03
18,733
9.01
Waiters and Waitresses35-30313,66024,294
11.68
18,461
8.88
27,210
13.08
19,385
9.32
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304160020,303
9.76
18,565
8.93
21,171
10.18
19,131
9.20
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901187019,231
9.25
18,605
8.94
19,545
9.40
18,848
9.06
Dishwashers35-902180020,072
9.65
18,333
8.81
20,941
10.07
18,869
9.07
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903160021,410
10.29
18,265
8.78
22,982
11.05
20,335
9.78
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational EMployment Statistics Proigram

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Last updated April 2017