Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Lower Shore 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 Occupations35-000010,62024,864
11.95
19,168
9.22
27,713
13.32
21,410
10.29
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10115036,658
17.62
22,182
10.66
43,897
21.10
36,480
17.54
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101281039,207
18.85
26,585
12.78
45,518
21.88
39,003
18.75
Cooks, Fast Food35-2011 23,568
11.33
19,281
9.27
25,712
12.36
22,357
10.75
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201219032,913
15.82
22,767
10.95
37,986
18.26
30,831
14.82
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,10028,336
13.62
21,690
10.43
31,659
15.22
26,877
12.92
Cooks, Short Order35-201532025,106
12.07
21,004
10.10
27,157
13.06
23,289
11.20
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,10022,857
10.99
19,780
9.51
24,395
11.73
21,970
10.56
Bartenders35-301147024,774
11.91
19,260
9.26
27,532
13.24
19,960
9.60
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,17021,381
10.28
18,900
9.09
22,621
10.88
19,581
9.41
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302227020,274
9.75
18,840
9.06
20,991
10.09
19,256
9.26
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,40023,558
11.33
19,205
9.23
25,735
12.37
20,328
9.77
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304120032,235
15.50
19,385
9.32
38,660
18.59
22,607
10.87
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901155021,261
10.22
19,136
9.20
22,323
10.73
19,718
9.48
Dishwashers35-902134021,025
10.11
19,184
9.22
21,946
10.55
20,113
9.67
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903130021,232
10.21
19,092
9.18
22,301
10.72
19,578
9.41
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909914022,170
10.66
20,217
9.72
23,146
11.13
22,081
10.62
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The 'Median Wage History' wages have been updated for any inflationary pressures through December 2017

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

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Last updated April 2018