Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Baltimore County 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 Occupations35-000025,70023,639
11.25
17,169
8.25
26,873
13.00
19,676
9.50
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101122049,136
23.75
25,358
12.25
61,024
29.25
47,197
22.75
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,84040,149
19.25
24,848
12.00
47,798
23.00
37,878
18.25
Cooks, Fast Food35-2011 20,648
10.00
17,293
8.25
22,325
10.75
19,927
9.50
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201235030,054
14.50
22,956
11.00
33,603
16.25
29,707
14.25
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,99030,094
14.50
18,930
9.00
35,675
17.25
27,234
13.00
Cooks, Short Order35-201572024,080
11.50
19,432
9.25
26,404
12.75
22,953
11.00
Cooks, All Other35-20195026,720
12.75
20,140
9.75
30,012
14.50
27,081
13.00
Food Preparation Workers35-20212,49025,993
12.50
18,036
8.75
29,971
14.50
23,648
11.25
Bartenders35-30111,60024,212
11.75
17,146
8.25
27,745
13.25
19,601
9.50
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30214,37019,386
9.25
17,172
8.25
20,492
9.75
18,629
9.00
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30221,04019,222
9.25
17,224
8.25
20,220
9.75
18,502
9.00
Waiters and Waitresses35-30315,93021,215
10.25
17,153
8.25
23,246
11.25
18,790
9.00
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304165019,512
9.50
17,212
8.25
20,662
10.00
18,917
9.00
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90111,75019,545
9.50
17,086
8.25
20,775
10.00
18,712
9.00
Dishwashers35-90211,17017,924
8.50
17,158
8.25
18,309
8.75
18,139
8.75
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903152020,311
9.75
17,166
8.25
21,884
10.50
18,724
9.00
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909912023,804
11.50
17,952
8.75
26,731
12.75
23,432
11.25
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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