Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Prince George's 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 Occupations35-000022,36021,983
10.50
16,901
8.00
24,523
11.75
18,827
9.00
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101119071,567
34.50
28,892
14.00
92,905
44.75
37,191
18.00
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,86033,625
16.25
17,356
8.25
41,758
20.00
29,596
14.25
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,29020,764
10.00
16,915
8.25
22,688
11.00
19,320
9.25
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201233031,100
15.00
20,705
10.00
36,298
17.50
29,135
14.00
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,47024,696
11.75
17,320
8.25
28,383
13.75
24,659
11.75
Cooks, Short Order35-2015 22,971
11.00
18,691
9.00
25,111
12.00
22,452
10.75
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,98021,011
10.00
16,843
8.00
23,096
11.00
18,982
9.25
Bartenders35-30111,00020,807
10.00
16,954
8.25
22,733
11.00
18,444
8.75
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30215,79018,895
9.00
16,863
8.00
19,910
9.50
18,209
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,08021,247
10.25
17,048
8.25
23,347
11.25
18,778
9.00
Waiters and Waitresses35-30314,28019,524
9.50
16,936
8.25
20,819
10.00
18,058
8.75
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-3041 26,760
12.75
17,190
8.25
31,546
15.25
24,332
11.75
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901156020,672
10.00
16,899
8.00
22,558
10.75
19,770
9.50
Dishwashers35-902176018,422
8.75
16,889
8.00
19,189
9.25
18,345
8.75
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903186018,478
9.00
16,905
8.25
19,266
9.25
18,253
8.75
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 18,520
9.00
17,038
8.25
19,260
9.25
18,258
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