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Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2019

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Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Empl %RSE Mean wage Mean %RSE Entry wage Exp. wage 10th pct Median wage
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations35-0000221,7501.2827,590
13.26
0.8022,154
10.65
30,308
14.57
21,524
10.35
24,274
11.67
Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-100021,0704.4641,227
19.82
1.7525,941
12.47
48,870
23.50
24,058
11.57
37,592
18.07
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10112,17011.6155,933
26.89
2.7935,878
17.25
65,961
31.71
32,342
15.55
54,153
26.04
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101218,9105.1039,539
19.01
1.8525,756
12.38
46,431
22.32
23,869
11.48
35,887
17.25
Cooks and Food Preparation Workers35-200049,5204.7928,144
13.53
0.9022,935
11.03
30,748
14.78
21,757
10.46
26,749
12.86
Cooks, Fast Food35-20117,97013.9425,885
12.44
2.7023,164
11.14
27,245
13.10
21,940
10.55
24,667
11.86
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-20124,5204.4533,810
16.25
1.5425,739
12.37
37,846
18.20
22,820
10.97
33,515
16.11
Cooks, Restaurant35-201415,6606.9529,162
14.02
1.3623,361
11.23
32,062
15.41
22,338
10.74
28,041
13.48
Cooks, Short Order35-20154,12031.9527,904
13.42
3.1822,827
10.97
30,442
14.64
21,533
10.35
27,341
13.14
Cooks, All Other35-201958041.7030,051
14.45
2.4723,477
11.29
33,337
16.03
22,482
10.81
28,710
13.80
Food Preparation Workers35-202116,65010.1526,715
12.84
1.1622,601
10.87
28,772
13.83
21,529
10.35
25,552
12.28
Food and Beverage Serving Workers35-3000119,2102.4125,509
12.26
1.1221,628
10.40
27,449
13.20
21,521
10.35
23,160
11.13
Bartenders35-30118,9107.1326,316
12.65
2.5021,469
10.32
28,740
13.82
21,518
10.35
21,535
10.35
Fast Food and Counter Workers35-302362,8104.8225,142
12.09
0.8722,387
10.76
26,520
12.75
21,526
10.35
23,788
11.44
Waiters and Waitresses35-303142,3503.4825,912
12.46
2.3121,524
10.35
28,106
13.51
21,519
10.35
21,831
10.50
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30415,1508.1525,270
12.15
1.3022,397
10.77
26,706
12.84
21,525
10.35
23,847
11.46
Other Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers35-900031,9604.1625,501
12.26
0.9922,139
10.64
27,182
13.07
21,524
10.35
23,731
11.41
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901111,9107.6525,926
12.46
1.6221,623
10.40
28,078
13.50
21,521
10.35
23,437
11.27
Dishwashers35-90219,3407.5924,300
11.68
0.9922,187
10.67
25,357
12.19
21,524
10.35
23,376
11.24
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-90317,1106.6625,423
12.22
1.6622,459
10.80
26,905
12.93
21,527
10.35
23,865
11.47
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Last updated April 2020