Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Montgomery 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 Occupations35-000029,25023,928
11.50
16,791
8.00
27,498
13.25
20,256
9.75
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101119057,056
27.50
38,252
18.50
66,458
32.00
54,633
26.25
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,24040,310
19.50
27,877
13.50
46,526
22.25
37,941
18.25
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,92020,753
10.00
16,710
8.00
22,774
11.00
19,062
9.25
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201274031,792
15.25
24,083
11.50
35,645
17.25
30,923
14.75
Cooks, Restaurant35-20142,29026,083
12.50
18,616
9.00
29,816
14.25
25,854
12.50
Cooks, Short Order35-201543025,576
12.25
21,969
10.50
27,379
13.25
26,242
12.50
Cooks, All Other35-20193035,002
16.75
25,006
12.00
39,999
19.25
31,348
15.00
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,71023,614
11.25
16,837
8.00
27,003
13.00
21,222
10.25
Bartenders35-30111,04029,974
14.50
16,924
8.25
36,500
17.50
25,469
12.25
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30216,21019,525
9.50
16,702
8.00
20,937
10.00
18,409
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,83020,225
9.75
16,894
8.00
21,889
10.50
18,302
8.75
Waiters and Waitresses35-30315,48022,820
11.00
16,856
8.00
25,802
12.50
19,640
9.50
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30411,02021,208
10.25
16,841
8.00
23,393
11.25
19,374
9.25
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90111,69021,892
10.50
16,796
8.00
24,441
11.75
19,200
9.25
Dishwashers35-90211,62020,237
9.75
16,799
8.00
21,956
10.50
18,953
9.00
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903161020,486
9.75
16,952
8.25
22,253
10.75
19,671
9.50
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909928025,402
12.25
17,678
8.50
29,264
14.00
22,306
10.75
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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