Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations35-0000217,82024,648
11.85
18,443
8.87
27,751
13.34
20,655
9.93
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10112,34049,734
23.91
30,331
14.58
59,436
28.58
45,215
21.74
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101218,62038,120
18.33
23,887
11.48
45,237
21.75
35,398
17.02
Cooks, Fast Food35-20117,64021,709
10.44
18,498
8.89
23,314
11.21
20,689
9.95
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-20124,44032,619
15.68
24,811
11.93
36,523
17.56
31,670
15.23
Cooks, Private Household35-2013 40,881
19.65
28,814
13.85
46,914
22.55
32,212
15.49
Cooks, Restaurant35-201417,94026,256
12.62
20,305
9.76
29,232
14.05
25,479
12.25
Cooks, Short Order35-20154,11024,027
11.55
18,519
8.90
26,781
12.88
21,971
10.56
Cooks, All Other35-201931030,307
14.57
21,933
10.54
34,494
16.58
28,540
13.72
Food Preparation Workers35-202116,12024,015
11.55
18,403
8.85
26,820
12.89
21,590
10.38
Bartenders35-301110,08024,859
11.95
18,425
8.86
28,075
13.50
19,616
9.43
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-302148,94020,790
10.00
18,479
8.88
21,946
10.55
19,506
9.38
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30229,41022,691
10.91
18,297
8.80
24,888
11.97
19,369
9.31
Waiters and Waitresses35-303142,36023,781
11.43
18,463
8.88
26,440
12.71
19,517
9.38
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30416,63023,637
11.36
18,441
8.87
26,235
12.61
21,344
10.26
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901110,58021,747
10.46
18,448
8.87
23,396
11.25
19,519
9.38
Dishwashers35-90219,68020,684
9.94
18,395
8.84
21,828
10.49
19,215
9.24
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-90317,16021,376
10.28
18,440
8.87
22,844
10.98
19,744
9.49
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-90991,42024,992
12.02
20,268
9.74
27,354
13.15
23,500
11.30
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
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Occupational EMployment Statistics Proigram

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Last updated April 2017