Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Prince George's 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 Occupations35-000021,87022,032
10.50
16,800
8.00
24,648
11.75
18,960
9.00
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101120041,866
20.25
26,975
13.00
49,313
23.75
33,734
16.25
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,77034,257
16.50
19,870
9.50
41,450
20.00
32,816
15.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-201191019,720
9.50
16,742
8.00
21,209
10.25
18,471
9.00
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201237031,175
15.00
22,600
10.75
35,463
17.00
29,147
14.00
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,57026,743
12.75
19,752
9.50
30,238
14.50
26,286
12.75
Cooks, Short Order35-201542023,858
11.50
17,887
8.50
26,844
13.00
25,269
12.25
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,50024,620
11.75
17,460
8.50
28,200
13.50
22,808
11.00
Bartenders35-30111,04020,654
10.00
16,842
8.00
22,561
10.75
18,241
8.75
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30215,99018,298
8.75
16,856
8.00
19,019
9.25
18,152
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302298021,120
10.25
16,858
8.00
23,250
11.25
18,576
9.00
Waiters and Waitresses35-30314,58019,626
9.50
16,760
8.00
21,059
10.00
18,006
8.75
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-3041 28,503
13.75
17,535
8.50
33,986
16.25
31,215
15.00
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901154020,378
9.75
16,818
8.00
22,157
10.75
19,820
9.50
Dishwashers35-902183019,224
9.25
16,779
8.00
20,447
9.75
18,539
9.00
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903176019,232
9.25
16,833
8.00
20,432
9.75
18,784
9.00
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 17,802
8.50
16,730
8.00
18,339
8.75
17,850
8.50
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These wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2012

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program

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Last updated April 2013