Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Anne Arundel Workforce Region

 

Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations35-000031,11023,112
11.00
17,177
8.25
26,080
12.50
19,733
9.50
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101143047,679
23.00
29,617
14.25
56,710
27.25
45,081
21.75
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,02039,027
18.75
25,473
12.25
45,803
22.00
37,686
18.00
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,11022,158
10.75
17,124
8.25
24,674
11.75
21,319
10.25
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201261033,483
16.00
25,407
12.25
37,521
18.00
30,129
14.50
Cooks, Restaurant35-20142,27027,263
13.00
21,720
10.50
30,034
14.50
27,067
13.00
Cooks, Short Order35-201558021,285
10.25
17,316
8.25
23,270
11.25
20,077
9.75
Food Preparation Workers35-20212,44024,376
11.75
17,176
8.25
27,975
13.50
22,763
11.00
Bartenders35-30111,27025,488
12.25
17,138
8.25
29,662
14.25
19,405
9.25
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30217,44018,745
9.00
17,208
8.25
19,514
9.50
18,574
9.00
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-3022 20,478
9.75
17,272
8.25
22,080
10.50
18,970
9.25
Waiters and Waitresses35-30316,87021,294
10.25
17,140
8.25
23,372
11.25
18,800
9.00
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304182021,430
10.25
17,213
8.25
23,538
11.25
19,335
9.25
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90111,14020,685
10.00
17,091
8.25
22,482
10.75
20,069
9.75
Dishwashers35-90211,40019,013
9.25
17,108
8.25
19,964
9.50
18,749
9.00
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903195020,188
9.75
17,195
8.25
21,685
10.50
19,045
9.25
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 17,638
8.50
16,979
8.25
17,968
8.75
17,874
8.50
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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