Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Montgomery 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 Occupations35-000033,20026,452
12.72
18,549
8.92
30,404
14.62
22,246
10.70
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101144056,214
27.03
37,611
18.08
65,516
31.50
55,703
26.78
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,91044,247
21.27
28,403
13.66
52,169
25.08
40,449
19.45
Cooks, Fast Food35-201185023,499
11.30
20,680
9.94
24,908
11.97
23,329
11.22
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201257033,445
16.08
25,286
12.16
37,525
18.04
33,342
16.03
Cooks, Restaurant35-20142,35027,828
13.38
21,719
10.44
30,882
14.85
26,876
12.92
Cooks, Short Order35-2015 30,029
14.44
21,272
10.23
34,408
16.54
25,996
12.50
Cooks, All Other35-20195035,522
17.08
26,440
12.71
40,063
19.26
35,647
17.14
Food Preparation Workers35-20212,45026,083
12.54
19,589
9.42
29,330
14.10
24,435
11.75
Bartenders35-301193032,615
15.68
19,346
9.30
39,250
18.87
24,768
11.91
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30219,46021,678
10.42
18,549
8.92
23,243
11.17
19,712
9.48
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,55026,211
12.60
18,489
8.89
30,071
14.46
23,339
11.22
Waiters and Waitresses35-30315,34024,316
11.69
18,509
8.90
27,220
13.09
19,525
9.39
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30411,17027,432
13.19
19,694
9.47
31,301
15.05
25,675
12.34
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90111,75021,799
10.48
18,420
8.86
23,488
11.29
19,667
9.46
Dishwashers35-90211,85021,373
10.28
18,490
8.89
22,815
10.97
19,543
9.40
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-90311,01023,104
11.11
18,614
8.95
25,348
12.19
21,836
10.50
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909912028,201
13.56
21,465
10.32
31,569
15.18
26,640
12.81
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Last updated April 2017