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Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2020

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Western Maryland Workforce Region

 

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 Occupations35-00008,6405.1927,068
13.01
1.9423,304
11.20
28,950
13.92
22,325
10.73
24,631
11.84
Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-100093022.5840,374
19.41
4.7826,846
12.91
47,139
22.66
24,950
12.00
40,243
19.35
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10117047.1449,635
23.86
6.9433,861
16.28
57,522
27.65
31,050
14.93
46,369
22.29
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101286027.2639,582
19.03
5.3526,669
12.82
46,039
22.13
24,719
11.88
39,328
18.91
Cooks and Food Preparation Workers35-20001,6808.8527,652
13.29
2.0923,484
11.29
29,735
14.30
22,357
10.75
25,611
12.31
Cooks, Fast Food35-2011 60.9623,447
11.27
3.1623,368
11.23
23,486
11.29
21,866
10.51
23,510
11.30
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201218010.5236,877
17.73
5.6226,861
12.91
41,885
20.14
24,799
11.92
34,605
16.64
Cooks, Restaurant35-201442015.8827,590
13.26
2.3823,684
11.39
29,544
14.20
22,759
10.94
27,327
13.14
Cooks, Short Order35-201522028.4028,028
13.48
4.3923,963
11.52
30,061
14.45
22,876
11.00
26,305
12.65
Food Preparation Workers35-202175014.2426,029
12.51
1.7923,260
11.18
27,413
13.18
22,033
10.59
24,859
11.95
Food and Beverage Serving Workers35-30005,1207.0624,834
11.94
1.0623,127
11.12
25,688
12.35
22,323
10.73
24,082
11.58
Bartenders35-301135023.4524,450
11.75
2.8522,256
10.70
25,547
12.28
21,800
10.48
23,322
11.21
Fast Food and Counter Workers35-30233,3508.8525,172
12.10
1.3423,741
11.41
25,887
12.45
22,433
10.79
24,468
11.76
Waiters and Waitresses35-30311,20017.9223,916
11.50
1.8322,364
10.75
24,692
11.87
22,318
10.73
22,633
10.88
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304122018.4725,295
12.16
2.5523,113
11.11
26,387
12.69
22,325
10.73
24,555
11.81
Other Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers35-900091018.3424,935
11.99
1.8923,263
11.18
25,771
12.39
22,289
10.72
24,163
11.62
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901129013.4424,458
11.76
2.2823,008
11.06
25,183
12.11
22,317
10.73
23,757
11.42
Dishwashers35-902132027.5925,683
12.35
3.2223,731
11.41
26,658
12.82
22,438
10.79
24,886
11.96
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903124028.9924,208
11.64
2.5822,945
11.03
24,839
11.94
21,803
10.48
23,737
11.41
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 59.7626,101
12.55
3.1323,777
11.43
27,263
13.11
22,590
10.86
24,687
11.87
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Last updated April 2021