Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Upper 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 Occupations35-00006,72020,522
9.75
16,824
8.00
22,370
10.75
18,663
9.00
Chefs and Head Cooks35-1011 34,162
16.50
24,237
11.75
39,124
18.75
33,098
16.00
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101245034,121
16.50
22,931
11.00
39,715
19.00
30,905
14.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-2011 24,780
12.00
21,361
10.25
26,490
12.75
22,646
11.00
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201223022,111
10.75
16,819
8.00
24,757
12.00
21,136
10.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-201427022,905
11.00
16,715
8.00
26,001
12.50
21,461
10.25
Cooks, Short Order35-201512022,479
10.75
17,753
8.50
24,841
12.00
22,076
10.50
Food Preparation Workers35-202155021,664
10.50
16,862
8.00
24,065
11.50
19,180
9.25
Bartenders35-301134021,291
10.25
16,914
8.25
23,479
11.25
18,606
9.00
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,05018,392
8.75
16,899
8.25
19,140
9.25
18,199
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302246018,665
9.00
16,812
8.00
19,593
9.50
18,174
8.75
Waiters and Waitresses35-30311,13017,902
8.50
16,774
8.00
18,467
9.00
17,810
8.50
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304110019,091
9.25
16,746
8.00
20,264
9.75
18,301
8.75
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-9011 17,845
8.50
16,674
8.00
18,431
8.75
17,883
8.50
Dishwashers35-902139019,707
9.50
16,658
8.00
21,231
10.25
18,463
9.00
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903114021,022
10.00
16,966
8.25
23,050
11.00
19,795
9.50
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 19,098
9.25
16,681
8.00
20,307
9.75
19,051
9.25
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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