Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Prince George's 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 Occupations35-000026,33028,114
13.52
20,076
9.65
32,133
15.45
23,188
11.15
Chefs and Head Cooks35-101118076,398
36.73
48,071
23.11
90,562
43.54
85,093
40.91
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10122,50040,956
19.69
25,688
12.35
48,590
23.36
38,159
18.35
Cooks, Fast Food35-20111,12022,549
10.84
19,438
9.35
24,105
11.59
21,579
10.37
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201260033,255
15.99
28,295
13.60
35,735
17.18
32,776
15.76
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,45030,162
14.50
22,720
10.92
33,883
16.29
28,606
13.75
Cooks, Short Order35-201527023,953
11.52
20,397
9.81
25,732
12.37
22,521
10.83
Food Preparation Workers35-20212,02024,155
11.61
19,625
9.43
26,420
12.70
22,920
11.02
Bartenders35-301183028,992
13.94
19,286
9.27
33,845
16.27
20,939
10.07
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30219,81023,587
11.34
20,887
10.04
24,937
11.99
22,671
10.90
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302295029,030
13.96
19,838
9.54
33,625
16.17
23,384
11.24
Waiters and Waitresses35-30313,53033,842
16.27
19,185
9.22
41,170
19.79
20,237
9.73
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304153028,114
13.52
19,712
9.48
32,316
15.54
23,716
11.40
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901198027,627
13.28
19,188
9.22
31,847
15.31
20,812
10.01
Dishwashers35-902171022,921
11.02
19,403
9.33
24,680
11.87
22,129
10.64
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903170022,122
10.64
19,362
9.31
23,502
11.30
20,177
9.70
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-909913024,415
11.74
21,140
10.16
26,053
12.53
23,265
11.19
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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