Maryland

Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2020

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Maryland Statewide

 

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 Occupations35-0000177,0901.4528,534
13.72
0.8323,243
11.17
31,180
14.99
22,325
10.73
25,235
12.13
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10111,70011.1358,592
28.17
2.5039,438
18.96
68,168
32.77
35,589
17.11
57,272
27.53
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101216,3806.0539,375
18.93
2.1026,743
12.86
45,691
21.97
24,824
11.93
35,041
16.85
Cooks, Fast Food35-20118,27016.4925,986
12.49
1.8223,955
11.52
27,001
12.98
22,761
10.94
25,246
12.14
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-20124,2406.2034,950
16.80
1.5527,015
12.99
38,918
18.71
25,052
12.04
34,092
16.39
Cooks, Restaurant35-201411,9608.3030,286
14.56
2.0724,180
11.63
33,338
16.03
23,203
11.16
28,829
13.86
Cooks, Short Order35-20152,16015.0229,542
14.20
2.7723,864
11.47
32,381
15.57
22,995
11.06
27,981
13.45
Cooks, All Other35-201956015.0431,563
15.17
2.1025,965
12.48
34,362
16.52
23,969
11.52
30,836
14.83
Food Preparation Workers35-202114,80010.3027,677
13.31
1.4523,441
11.27
29,795
14.32
22,336
10.74
26,433
12.71
Bartenders35-30115,9607.3127,136
13.05
2.8322,325
10.73
29,541
14.20
21,809
10.49
23,375
11.24
Fast Food and Counter Workers35-302350,0105.8426,034
12.52
1.0723,455
11.28
27,323
13.14
22,330
10.74
24,648
11.85
Waiters and Waitresses35-303131,3306.0226,622
12.80
2.5522,248
10.70
28,808
13.85
21,809
10.49
23,492
11.29
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30416,04010.2726,714
12.84
1.3523,435
11.27
28,353
13.63
22,332
10.74
25,144
12.09
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90118,4107.3827,852
13.39
1.8023,025
11.07
30,266
14.55
22,252
10.70
24,900
11.97
Dishwashers35-90217,8908.8825,647
12.33
1.1323,344
11.22
26,799
12.88
22,325
10.73
24,579
11.82
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-90315,0709.0525,762
12.39
1.2823,586
11.34
26,850
12.91
22,354
10.75
24,639
11.85
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-90992,31022.6828,481
13.69
3.4923,616
11.35
30,913
14.86
22,726
10.93
27,085
13.02
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Last updated April 2021