Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Western 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 Occupations35-000010,50023,387
11.24
19,112
9.19
25,525
12.27
20,060
9.64
Chefs and Head Cooks35-10117050,710
24.38
28,350
13.63
61,890
29.75
54,600
26.25
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-10121,04033,215
15.97
22,171
10.66
38,737
18.62
30,660
14.74
Cooks, Fast Food35-201134021,949
10.55
19,324
9.29
23,261
11.18
20,218
9.72
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-201238033,515
16.11
23,113
11.11
38,716
18.61
31,135
14.97
Cooks, Restaurant35-201479023,790
11.44
19,899
9.57
25,735
12.37
22,610
10.87
Cooks, Short Order35-201517022,492
10.81
19,289
9.27
24,094
11.58
20,444
9.83
Food Preparation Workers35-202154021,188
10.19
19,177
9.22
22,193
10.67
19,767
9.50
Bartenders35-301180022,410
10.77
19,059
9.16
24,086
11.58
19,894
9.56
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-30212,85020,172
9.70
19,060
9.16
20,729
9.97
19,407
9.33
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-302241022,089
10.62
19,185
9.22
23,540
11.32
20,082
9.66
Waiters and Waitresses35-30311,72022,671
10.90
19,095
9.18
24,458
11.76
19,602
9.42
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-304127022,897
11.01
19,828
9.53
24,431
11.75
22,123
10.64
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-901147020,595
9.90
18,953
9.11
21,417
10.30
19,617
9.43
Dishwashers35-902131020,276
9.75
18,961
9.12
20,933
10.06
19,416
9.33
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-903131022,491
10.81
19,111
9.19
24,180
11.63
19,994
9.61
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other35-90991021,034
10.11
18,976
9.12
22,062
10.61
20,961
10.08
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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