Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Prince George's 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 Occupations35-000022,77022,406
10.75
17,195
8.25
25,013
12.00
19,176
9.25
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101125062,696
30.25
26,531
12.75
80,778
38.75
35,830
17.25
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,07033,626
16.25
17,784
8.50
41,547
20.00
29,122
14.00
Cooks, Fast Food35-2011 22,305
10.75
17,195
8.25
24,861
12.00
20,774
10.00
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201234030,960
15.00
22,881
11.00
34,999
16.75
30,268
14.50
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,59025,335
12.25
18,213
8.75
28,896
14.00
24,309
11.75
Cooks, Short Order35-201552023,745
11.50
20,134
9.75
25,550
12.25
23,155
11.25
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,92021,411
10.25
17,249
8.25
23,492
11.25
19,352
9.25
Bartenders35-301176022,509
10.75
17,191
8.25
25,168
12.00
18,974
9.25
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30216,62018,846
9.00
17,164
8.25
19,687
9.50
18,394
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302229020,142
9.75
17,236
8.25
21,595
10.50
18,908
9.00
Waiters and Waitresses35-30314,25020,120
9.75
17,197
8.25
21,582
10.25
18,411
8.75
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304163025,062
12.00
17,172
8.25
29,006
14.00
21,869
10.50
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901154020,510
9.75
17,188
8.25
22,171
10.75
19,274
9.25
Dishwashers35-902197018,019
8.75
17,179
8.25
18,439
8.75
18,165
8.75
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903168019,078
9.25
17,196
8.25
20,019
9.75
18,531
9.00
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-90998023,562
11.25
17,742
8.50
26,471
12.75
22,070
10.50
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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