Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Baltimore City 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 Occupations35-000020,28026,020
12.51
19,277
9.27
29,391
14.13
22,417
10.78
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101117050,511
24.28
34,355
16.52
58,589
28.17
46,134
22.18
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,09039,075
18.79
26,305
12.65
45,460
21.86
36,274
17.44
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,00022,342
10.74
20,504
9.86
23,260
11.18
22,349
10.74
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201288032,562
15.66
24,654
11.85
36,517
17.56
31,979
15.37
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,34025,563
12.29
19,473
9.36
28,609
13.75
23,470
11.28
Cooks, Short Order35-2015 24,185
11.63
19,464
9.36
26,546
12.76
23,418
11.26
Cooks, All Other35-20192032,483
15.62
25,278
12.15
36,086
17.35
33,775
16.24
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,21027,792
13.36
20,058
9.64
31,659
15.22
24,806
11.93
Bartenders35-30111,57022,421
10.78
18,970
9.12
24,147
11.61
19,258
9.26
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30213,24023,180
11.14
19,085
9.18
25,227
12.13
20,988
10.09
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,48022,927
11.02
19,383
9.32
24,699
11.87
21,759
10.46
Waiters and Waitresses35-30313,71023,327
11.22
19,170
9.22
25,406
12.21
20,002
9.62
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304188022,836
10.98
19,440
9.35
24,535
11.80
21,243
10.21
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901193025,379
12.20
20,086
9.66
28,025
13.47
24,716
11.88
Dishwashers35-902152023,711
11.40
19,151
9.21
25,991
12.50
21,367
10.27
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903140024,634
11.84
21,032
10.11
26,435
12.71
23,736
11.41
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909929027,917
13.42
21,867
10.51
30,942
14.88
27,472
13.21
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The 'Median Wage History' wages have been updated for any inflationary pressures through December 2017

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

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Last updated April 2018