Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Lower Shore Workforce Region

 

Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage
Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations35-000010,61022,502
10.75
18,067
8.75
24,719
12.00
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10118041,712
20.00
25,147
12.00
49,995
24.00
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,13030,077
14.50
20,857
10.00
34,687
16.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-201143018,901
9.00
18,067
8.75
19,318
9.25
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201215032,095
15.50
22,956
11.00
36,665
17.75
Cooks, Restaurant35-201495023,570
11.25
19,268
9.25
25,721
12.25
Cooks, Short Order35-201531022,233
10.75
18,156
8.75
24,272
11.75
Cooks, All Other35-20192026,338
12.75
20,252
9.75
29,381
14.25
Food Preparation Workers35-202196021,360
10.25
18,152
8.75
22,963
11.00
Bartenders35-301150023,286
11.25
18,014
8.75
25,922
12.50
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30211,78019,066
9.25
18,071
8.75
19,564
9.50
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302227019,271
9.25
18,017
8.75
19,897
9.50
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,38021,825
10.50
18,039
8.75
23,718
11.50
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304129029,630
14.25
17,967
8.75
35,461
17.00
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901140019,801
9.50
18,116
8.75
20,644
10.00
Dishwashers35-902141019,161
9.25
18,106
8.75
19,689
9.50
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903138019,982
9.50
18,121
8.75
20,912
10.00
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909917020,511
9.75
18,232
8.75
21,650
10.50
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance Occupational Employment Statistics Program

Last updated April 2016