Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Montgomery 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 Occupations35-000026,60023,972
11.50
16,919
8.25
27,498
13.25
19,832
9.50
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101129055,376
26.50
40,238
19.25
62,945
30.25
48,489
23.25
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,32037,797
18.25
22,999
11.00
45,196
21.75
36,869
17.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,82020,327
9.75
17,011
8.25
21,984
10.50
19,234
9.25
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201275029,560
14.25
18,111
8.75
35,284
17.00
29,504
14.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,64024,736
12.00
18,316
8.75
27,946
13.50
25,221
12.00
Cooks, Short Order35-201558023,474
11.25
17,759
8.50
26,331
12.75
23,952
11.50
Cooks, All Other35-20193030,001
14.50
24,834
12.00
32,584
15.75
29,098
14.00
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,97024,535
11.75
16,909
8.25
28,348
13.75
21,874
10.50
Bartenders35-301182027,911
13.50
16,833
8.00
33,450
16.00
22,674
11.00
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30216,14020,020
9.50
16,930
8.25
21,566
10.25
18,712
9.00
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,75023,461
11.25
16,954
8.25
26,716
12.75
19,316
9.25
Waiters and Waitresses35-30313,94022,951
11.00
16,881
8.00
25,985
12.50
18,796
9.00
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30411,13022,890
11.00
16,990
8.25
25,839
12.50
21,881
10.50
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90111,29020,754
10.00
16,971
8.25
22,645
11.00
19,020
9.25
Dishwashers35-90211,44018,860
9.00
16,890
8.00
19,846
9.50
18,396
8.75
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903148020,500
9.75
16,849
8.00
22,326
10.75
19,371
9.25
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909920021,369
10.25
17,536
8.50
23,286
11.25
21,498
10.25
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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