Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Western 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 Occupations35-00009,87020,822
10.00
16,810
8.00
22,828
11.00
18,459
8.75
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10119051,897
25.00
24,481
11.75
65,604
31.50
42,393
20.50
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101275034,612
16.75
19,868
9.50
41,985
20.25
32,246
15.50
Cooks, Fast Food35-201164019,337
9.25
16,806
8.00
20,602
10.00
18,433
8.75
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201242029,207
14.00
19,190
9.25
34,214
16.50
27,597
13.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-201456020,810
10.00
16,877
8.00
22,776
11.00
20,049
9.75
Cooks, Short Order35-201513019,639
9.50
16,858
8.00
21,029
10.00
19,157
9.25
Food Preparation Workers35-202175020,167
9.75
16,819
8.00
21,840
10.50
19,257
9.25
Bartenders35-301158019,446
9.25
16,834
8.00
20,752
10.00
18,329
8.75
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,60017,529
8.50
16,817
8.00
17,887
8.50
17,759
8.50
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302255017,649
8.50
16,808
8.00
18,069
8.75
17,873
8.50
Waiters and Waitresses35-30311,85019,954
9.50
16,784
8.00
21,538
10.25
18,046
8.75
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304121020,516
9.75
16,785
8.00
22,381
10.75
19,190
9.25
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901123018,645
9.00
16,813
8.00
19,561
9.50
18,151
8.75
Dishwashers35-902130017,670
8.50
16,760
8.00
18,125
8.75
17,833
8.50
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903124018,072
8.75
16,768
8.00
18,725
9.00
18,096
8.75
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 21,802
10.50
16,649
8.00
24,379
11.75
21,046
10.00
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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