Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Montgomery Workforce Region

 

Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage
Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations35-000030,95025,364
12.25
18,014
8.75
29,039
14.00
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101154054,167
26.00
40,437
19.50
61,032
29.25
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,61040,285
19.25
23,494
11.25
48,680
23.50
Cooks, Fast Food35-201172022,075
10.50
19,722
9.50
23,251
11.25
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201268030,052
14.50
18,862
9.00
35,647
17.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-20142,28027,275
13.00
20,924
10.00
30,451
14.75
Cooks, Short Order35-201551025,611
12.25
18,229
8.75
29,302
14.00
Cooks, All Other35-20195032,386
15.50
25,215
12.00
35,971
17.25
Food Preparation Workers35-20212,36025,717
12.25
18,063
8.75
29,544
14.25
Bartenders35-301197031,374
15.00
18,456
8.75
37,834
18.25
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30217,31020,678
10.00
17,983
8.75
22,025
10.50
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,84025,584
12.25
18,133
8.75
29,309
14.00
Waiters and Waitresses35-30315,56022,869
11.00
17,989
8.75
25,309
12.25
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304193025,075
12.00
18,975
9.00
28,125
13.50
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90111,58021,468
10.25
17,963
8.75
23,220
11.25
Dishwashers35-90211,93020,381
9.75
18,025
8.75
21,560
10.25
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-90311,01022,158
10.75
18,115
8.75
24,180
11.75
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-90997024,435
11.75
20,036
9.75
26,635
12.75
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance Occupational Employment Statistics Program

Last updated April 2016