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 Occupations35-00009,97021,798
10.50
16,916
8.25
24,238
11.75
18,933
9.00
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10119058,840
28.25
25,530
12.25
75,496
36.25
40,414
19.50
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101266037,633
18.00
23,049
11.00
44,924
21.50
36,787
17.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-201192018,794
9.00
16,812
8.00
19,784
9.50
18,089
8.75
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201246028,762
13.75
19,531
9.50
33,376
16.00
27,543
13.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-201459022,453
10.75
17,155
8.25
25,102
12.00
21,783
10.50
Cooks, Short Order35-201514021,458
10.25
16,850
8.00
23,763
11.50
20,472
9.75
Food Preparation Workers35-202172019,856
9.50
16,852
8.00
21,357
10.25
18,930
9.00
Bartenders35-301161021,715
10.50
16,902
8.00
24,120
11.50
18,968
9.00
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,23019,026
9.25
16,981
8.25
20,048
9.75
18,406
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302242017,727
8.50
16,945
8.25
18,117
8.75
18,001
8.75
Waiters and Waitresses35-30311,80021,213
10.25
16,942
8.25
23,348
11.25
18,672
9.00
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304127020,616
10.00
16,904
8.25
22,472
10.75
19,826
9.50
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901127018,807
9.00
16,880
8.00
19,770
9.50
18,216
8.75
Dishwashers35-902146017,435
8.50
16,853
8.00
17,726
8.50
17,723
8.50
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903129018,468
9.00
16,911
8.25
19,247
9.25
18,309
8.75
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 20,558
10.00
16,981
8.25
22,348
10.75
19,818
9.50
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The 2013 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2013. The current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2014

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program

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Last updated April 2014