Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Montgomery 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 Occupations35-000032,60027,446
13.19
19,666
9.45
31,335
15.07
23,180
11.14
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101146059,640
28.67
40,208
19.33
69,356
33.34
57,238
27.52
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,52046,462
22.34
29,748
14.30
54,819
26.36
43,293
20.81
Cooks, Fast Food35-201162030,986
14.90
21,391
10.28
35,783
17.20
24,941
11.99
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201268033,779
16.24
25,841
12.42
37,748
18.15
33,483
16.10
Cooks, Restaurant35-20142,05029,213
14.04
22,859
10.99
32,390
15.57
28,650
13.77
Cooks, Short Order35-201575027,170
13.06
22,000
10.58
29,755
14.31
24,054
11.56
Cooks, All Other35-20193035,334
16.99
26,256
12.62
39,873
19.17
31,232
15.02
Food Preparation Workers35-20212,36027,063
13.01
20,875
10.04
30,156
14.50
26,086
12.54
Bartenders35-301198029,170
14.02
20,357
9.79
33,576
16.14
25,520
12.27
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30219,52022,944
11.03
19,720
9.48
24,556
11.81
21,525
10.35
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-30222,04025,979
12.49
19,137
9.20
29,400
14.13
21,978
10.57
Waiters and Waitresses35-30314,68025,550
12.28
19,192
9.23
28,729
13.81
19,994
9.61
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-30411,11028,955
13.92
20,519
9.86
33,173
15.95
27,684
13.31
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-90112,10022,625
10.88
19,518
9.38
24,178
11.62
20,534
9.87
Dishwashers35-90211,39022,483
10.81
19,415
9.33
24,017
11.55
20,505
9.86
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-90311,09023,726
11.41
20,703
9.95
25,237
12.13
22,916
11.02
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909922028,477
13.69
22,462
10.80
31,485
15.14
26,886
12.93
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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