Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Western 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 Occupations35-00009,86022,295
10.72
18,408
8.85
24,238
11.65
19,366
9.31
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10116051,138
24.59
34,982
16.82
59,216
28.47
50,542
24.30
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101296032,126
15.45
20,984
10.09
37,697
18.12
28,878
13.88
Cooks, Fast Food35-201141020,178
9.70
18,463
8.88
21,035
10.11
19,306
9.28
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201233034,843
16.75
25,385
12.20
39,572
19.03
31,769
15.27
Cooks, Restaurant35-201474023,177
11.14
18,600
8.94
25,466
12.24
21,942
10.55
Cooks, Short Order35-201535022,037
10.59
18,437
8.86
23,837
11.46
20,092
9.66
Food Preparation Workers35-202151021,215
10.20
18,478
8.88
22,583
10.86
19,111
9.19
Bartenders35-301173021,906
10.53
18,325
8.81
23,696
11.39
19,500
9.38
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,69019,206
9.23
18,449
8.87
19,585
9.42
18,779
9.03
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302235022,139
10.64
18,226
8.76
24,095
11.58
20,845
10.02
Waiters and Waitresses35-30311,48019,879
9.56
18,316
8.81
20,661
9.93
18,690
8.99
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304129022,721
10.92
19,747
9.49
24,208
11.64
22,402
10.77
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901132019,847
9.54
18,435
8.86
20,553
9.88
18,933
9.10
Dishwashers35-902135019,371
9.31
18,428
8.86
19,842
9.54
18,835
9.06
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903126019,902
9.57
18,464
8.88
20,621
9.91
19,021
9.14
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
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Last updated April 2017