Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Mid-Maryland 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 Occupations35-000020,10020,676
10.00
16,958
8.25
22,535
10.75
18,654
9.00
Chefs and Head Cooks35-1011 36,435
17.50
19,128
9.25
45,089
21.75
31,499
15.25
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,53035,973
17.25
25,376
12.25
41,272
19.75
35,031
16.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,95019,011
9.25
16,948
8.25
20,041
9.75
18,421
8.75
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201235026,076
12.50
17,006
8.25
30,612
14.75
25,231
12.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-201481027,032
13.00
20,472
9.75
30,313
14.50
25,918
12.50
Cooks, Short Order35-2015 22,996
11.00
20,107
9.75
24,440
11.75
22,794
11.00
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,68023,629
11.25
17,057
8.25
26,915
13.00
21,747
10.50
Bartenders35-3011 17,176
8.25
16,906
8.25
17,311
8.25
17,656
8.50
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30216,25017,657
8.50
16,977
8.25
17,997
8.75
17,951
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,03018,761
9.00
16,967
8.25
19,657
9.50
18,794
9.00
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,56017,484
8.50
16,945
8.25
17,753
8.50
17,747
8.50
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304138019,754
9.50
16,921
8.25
21,171
10.25
19,032
9.25
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-9011 17,645
8.50
16,920
8.25
18,008
8.75
17,861
8.50
Dishwashers35-90211,25018,045
8.75
16,933
8.25
18,601
9.00
18,150
8.75
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903160020,501
9.75
16,793
8.00
22,356
10.75
19,767
9.50
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 20,191
9.75
16,998
8.25
21,788
10.50
18,120
8.75
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The 2013 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2013. The current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2014

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

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Last updated April 2014