Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Southern Maryland 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 Occupations35-000011,86024,254
11.66
19,110
9.19
26,826
12.90
20,243
9.73
Chefs and Head Cooks35-1011 44,747
21.51
35,559
17.10
49,342
23.72
43,007
20.68
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101290037,935
18.24
23,506
11.30
45,150
21.71
33,331
16.02
Cooks, Fast Food35-201132022,053
10.60
19,700
9.47
23,229
11.17
21,676
10.42
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201225030,478
14.65
23,232
11.17
34,101
16.39
30,697
14.76
Cooks, Restaurant35-20141,22026,269
12.63
20,898
10.05
28,954
13.92
24,578
11.82
Cooks, Short Order35-2015 24,092
11.58
21,439
10.31
25,419
12.22
23,749
11.42
Food Preparation Workers35-202152024,188
11.63
19,846
9.54
26,360
12.67
22,855
10.99
Bartenders35-301196021,901
10.53
18,926
9.10
23,389
11.24
19,163
9.21
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30211,89022,446
10.79
19,433
9.34
23,953
11.52
20,756
9.98
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-3022 22,598
10.86
19,298
9.28
24,248
11.66
19,600
9.42
Waiters and Waitresses35-30312,48021,836
10.50
18,915
9.09
23,297
11.20
19,264
9.26
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304125024,125
11.60
19,938
9.59
26,219
12.61
22,771
10.95
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901153020,871
10.03
18,936
9.10
21,838
10.50
19,319
9.29
Dishwashers35-902165021,121
10.15
19,360
9.31
22,001
10.58
19,884
9.56
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903161022,362
10.75
19,400
9.33
23,843
11.46
19,748
9.49
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-9099 28,088
13.50
21,895
10.53
31,185
14.99
25,107
12.07
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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