Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Susquehanna 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 Occupations35-000010,49024,015
11.55
19,139
9.20
26,453
12.72
20,127
9.68
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10113054,891
26.39
35,141
16.89
64,765
31.14
56,398
27.11
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101279039,651
19.06
23,328
11.22
47,813
22.99
36,332
17.47
Cooks, Fast Food35-2011 24,185
11.63
21,098
10.14
25,728
12.37
24,021
11.55
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201215035,122
16.89
24,891
11.97
40,237
19.34
33,219
15.97
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,29024,144
11.61
20,004
9.62
26,214
12.60
22,818
10.97
Cooks, Short Order35-20157024,015
11.55
20,293
9.76
25,876
12.44
22,746
10.94
Cooks, All Other35-2019 25,056
12.05
21,862
10.51
26,653
12.81
23,746
11.42
Food Preparation Workers35-202158022,890
11.00
19,336
9.30
24,667
11.86
20,518
9.86
Bartenders35-301147020,883
10.04
19,112
9.19
21,768
10.47
19,513
9.38
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30211,26021,399
10.29
18,871
9.07
22,663
10.90
19,312
9.28
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302250020,591
9.90
19,227
9.24
21,273
10.23
19,428
9.34
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,86023,403
11.25
19,208
9.23
25,500
12.26
19,882
9.56
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-3041 23,733
11.41
19,541
9.39
25,829
12.42
21,318
10.25
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901169021,336
10.26
18,848
9.06
22,580
10.86
19,251
9.26
Dishwashers35-902155021,226
10.20
19,179
9.22
22,249
10.70
19,847
9.54
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903170020,467
9.84
19,252
9.26
21,074
10.13
19,687
9.46
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909912020,413
9.81
18,708
8.99
21,265
10.22
19,109
9.19
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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