Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Baltimore County 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 Occupations35-000024,41022,165
10.75
16,832
8.00
24,832
12.00
19,083
9.25
Chefs and Head Cooks35-1011 31,357
15.00
16,712
8.00
38,679
18.50
20,495
9.75
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,81036,182
17.50
24,115
11.50
42,214
20.25
34,399
16.50
Cooks, Fast Food35-201198024,541
11.75
16,813
8.00
28,404
13.75
19,404
9.25
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201261028,500
13.75
22,964
11.00
31,268
15.00
28,042
13.50
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,37028,512
13.75
19,235
9.25
33,150
16.00
28,296
13.50
Cooks, Short Order35-20151,33020,229
9.75
17,029
8.25
21,828
10.50
18,909
9.00
Cooks, All Other35-2019 30,507
14.75
23,391
11.25
34,064
16.50
26,699
12.75
Food Preparation Workers35-20212,04025,203
12.00
17,358
8.25
29,124
14.00
22,948
11.00
Bartenders35-301181021,425
10.25
16,686
8.00
23,794
11.50
18,738
9.00
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30214,73018,231
8.75
16,830
8.00
18,930
9.00
17,980
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30222,72018,073
8.75
16,835
8.00
18,692
9.00
17,948
8.75
Waiters and Waitresses35-30314,61021,024
10.00
16,836
8.00
23,119
11.00
19,072
9.25
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304194019,893
9.50
16,818
8.00
21,430
10.25
18,775
9.00
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901178018,342
8.75
16,812
8.00
19,107
9.25
18,271
8.75
Dishwashers35-902179017,480
8.50
16,814
8.00
17,813
8.50
17,771
8.50
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903163017,913
8.50
16,785
8.00
18,477
9.00
18,006
8.75
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-90994033,113
16.00
19,139
9.25
40,100
19.25
24,267
11.75
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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