Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Upper 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 Occupations35-00006,97024,354
11.71
19,071
9.17
26,995
12.98
20,279
9.75
Chefs and Head Cooks35-1011 61,731
29.68
40,056
19.26
72,568
34.89
68,086
32.73
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-101249039,645
19.06
23,836
11.46
47,549
22.86
32,893
15.81
Cooks, Fast Food35-201121021,762
10.46
19,446
9.35
22,920
11.02
20,603
9.91
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201212027,021
12.99
19,217
9.24
30,924
14.87
25,803
12.41
Cooks, Restaurant35-201437023,344
11.22
18,924
9.10
25,554
12.29
21,182
10.18
Cooks, Short Order35-201516029,323
14.10
21,160
10.17
33,405
16.06
26,245
12.62
Food Preparation Workers35-20211,34021,646
10.41
19,177
9.22
22,881
11.00
19,881
9.56
Bartenders35-301159022,194
10.67
18,954
9.11
23,814
11.45
19,455
9.35
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30211,00021,459
10.32
19,403
9.33
22,487
10.81
20,464
9.84
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302239020,885
10.04
19,210
9.24
21,723
10.44
19,959
9.60
Waiters and Waitresses35-30311,12024,822
11.93
18,754
9.02
27,856
13.39
19,235
9.25
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304145022,348
10.74
19,610
9.43
23,717
11.40
21,782
10.47
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901122020,397
9.81
19,211
9.24
20,989
10.09
19,441
9.35
Dishwashers35-902117021,567
10.37
19,287
9.27
22,708
10.92
19,985
9.61
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903118022,647
10.89
18,837
9.06
24,552
11.80
19,731
9.49
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-90996023,426
11.26
18,929
9.10
25,674
12.34
20,585
9.90
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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