Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Southern Maryland 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 Occupations35-000011,33022,660
11.00
17,219
8.25
25,380
12.25
19,888
9.50
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10117054,394
26.25
35,550
17.00
63,817
30.75
45,140
21.75
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,17033,243
16.00
21,599
10.50
39,065
18.75
30,591
14.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-201184020,417
9.75
17,222
8.25
22,014
10.50
19,778
9.50
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201217027,866
13.50
21,876
10.50
30,860
14.75
27,856
13.50
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,00023,709
11.50
19,117
9.25
26,005
12.50
22,799
11.00
Cooks, Short Order35-201521025,353
12.25
18,357
8.75
28,851
13.75
25,327
12.25
Food Preparation Workers35-202195022,016
10.50
17,169
8.25
24,439
11.75
20,356
9.75
Bartenders35-301136024,088
11.50
17,144
8.25
27,560
13.25
18,840
9.00
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30211,36019,817
9.50
17,244
8.25
21,102
10.25
19,182
9.25
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302295023,599
11.25
17,303
8.25
26,747
12.75
22,574
10.75
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,53020,138
9.75
17,214
8.25
21,600
10.50
18,727
9.00
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30419022,421
10.75
18,070
8.75
24,595
11.75
22,089
10.50
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901133022,699
11.00
17,156
8.25
25,471
12.25
19,377
9.25
Dishwashers35-902166017,583
8.50
17,177
8.25
17,785
8.50
17,971
8.75
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903158017,926
8.50
17,206
8.25
18,286
8.75
18,018
8.75
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-90994029,518
14.25
22,210
10.75
33,173
16.00
28,616
13.75
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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