Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Baltimore City 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 Occupations35-000019,77022,871
11.00
16,811
8.00
25,901
12.50
19,675
9.50
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101120043,676
21.00
22,622
11.00
54,205
26.00
42,628
20.50
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,68037,279
18.00
24,173
11.50
43,832
21.00
35,152
17.00
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,14019,479
9.25
16,678
8.00
20,881
10.00
18,393
8.75
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-20121,02028,187
13.50
19,566
9.50
32,498
15.50
26,546
12.75
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,00026,240
12.50
21,206
10.25
28,757
13.75
23,990
11.50
Cooks, Short Order35-201562022,431
10.75
17,417
8.25
24,939
12.00
21,371
10.25
Cooks, All Other35-20193029,857
14.25
25,507
12.25
32,032
15.50
30,035
14.50
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,18023,228
11.25
17,296
8.25
26,195
12.50
22,274
10.75
Bartenders35-30111,43019,645
9.50
16,831
8.00
21,052
10.00
18,123
8.75
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30213,94018,686
9.00
16,822
8.00
19,619
9.50
18,117
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,21021,588
10.50
16,993
8.25
23,885
11.50
20,850
10.00
Waiters and Waitresses35-30313,36021,120
10.25
16,790
8.00
23,285
11.25
18,719
9.00
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304142021,126
10.25
16,718
8.00
23,330
11.25
19,249
9.25
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90111,01021,623
10.50
16,808
8.00
24,030
11.50
20,692
10.00
Dishwashers35-902194019,431
9.25
16,773
8.00
20,760
10.00
18,643
9.00
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903136021,152
10.25
16,962
8.25
23,247
11.25
20,411
9.75
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909931026,233
12.50
21,371
10.25
28,665
13.75
26,231
12.50
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These wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2012

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program

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Last updated April 2013