Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Lower Shore 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 Occupations35-000010,93022,153
10.75
17,148
8.25
24,654
11.75
19,451
9.25
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101112043,813
21.00
32,914
15.75
49,262
23.75
42,710
20.50
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101298032,681
15.75
21,480
10.25
38,282
18.50
30,721
14.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-201147018,628
9.00
17,120
8.25
19,383
9.25
18,292
8.75
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201212032,498
15.50
22,999
11.00
37,249
18.00
31,116
15.00
Cooks, Restaurant35-201485022,994
11.00
18,479
9.00
25,251
12.25
22,697
11.00
Cooks, Short Order35-201532023,094
11.00
17,241
8.25
26,020
12.50
21,083
10.25
Cooks, All Other35-20192027,833
13.50
23,491
11.25
30,005
14.50
27,949
13.50
Food Preparation Workers35-202193021,663
10.50
17,144
8.25
23,924
11.50
20,992
10.00
Bartenders35-301162024,011
11.50
17,177
8.25
27,428
13.25
19,731
9.50
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30211,85018,385
8.75
17,109
8.25
19,023
9.25
18,321
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302236019,826
9.50
17,104
8.25
21,187
10.25
18,695
9.00
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,37021,368
10.25
17,151
8.25
23,476
11.25
18,768
9.00
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304126021,523
10.25
17,169
8.25
23,701
11.50
20,185
9.75
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901153019,024
9.25
17,216
8.25
19,927
9.50
18,662
9.00
Dishwashers35-902147018,093
8.75
17,104
8.25
18,588
9.00
18,153
8.75
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903149021,118
10.25
17,212
8.25
23,070
11.00
19,584
9.50
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909917019,551
9.50
17,250
8.25
20,701
10.00
18,823
9.00
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2014 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2014.
Current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2015.

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

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Last updated April 2015