Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Baltimore City 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 Occupations35-000018,31023,314
11.25
17,222
8.25
26,359
12.75
20,237
9.75
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101126041,508
20.00
24,019
11.50
50,253
24.25
40,168
19.25
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,71034,713
16.75
21,960
10.50
41,091
19.75
34,704
16.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,15020,018
9.75
17,313
8.25
21,371
10.25
18,934
9.00
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-20121,07030,053
14.50
21,226
10.25
34,466
16.50
28,623
13.75
Cooks, Restaurant35-201482025,991
12.50
21,858
10.50
28,056
13.50
25,138
12.00
Cooks, Short Order35-2015 22,472
10.75
17,980
8.75
24,718
12.00
22,156
10.75
Cooks, All Other35-20193030,247
14.50
24,252
11.75
33,244
16.00
30,189
14.50
Food Preparation Workers35-202183021,913
10.50
17,142
8.25
24,299
11.75
21,132
10.25
Bartenders35-30111,46018,905
9.00
17,192
8.25
19,763
9.50
18,390
8.75
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,90019,250
9.25
17,168
8.25
20,290
9.75
18,338
8.75
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302290024,462
11.75
18,003
8.75
27,692
13.25
25,355
12.25
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,87021,047
10.00
17,275
8.25
22,933
11.00
19,009
9.25
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304198022,481
10.75
17,820
8.50
24,811
12.00
22,064
10.50
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901193021,343
10.25
17,178
8.25
23,426
11.25
19,482
9.25
Dishwashers35-902182020,681
10.00
17,262
8.25
22,391
10.75
19,131
9.25
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903133022,561
10.75
17,112
8.25
25,285
12.25
20,150
9.75
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909943024,477
11.75
21,131
10.25
26,150
12.50
23,735
11.50
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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