TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
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Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage 25th pct Median wage 75th pct
FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING-RELATED OCCUPATIONS 35-0000 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Chefs and Head Cooks 35-1011 N/A 24,920 16,700 29,030 17,670 24,240 30,040
    12.00 8.05 13.95 8.50 11.65 14.45
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 35-1012 N/A 22,430 18,070 24,610 19,450 21,840 24,230
    10.80 8.70 11.85 9.35 10.50 11.65
Cooks, Fast Food 35-2011 730 17,880 16,760 18,430 16,530 17,810 19,090
    8.60 8.05 8.85 7.95 8.55 9.20
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 35-2012 1,790 19,550 16,810 20,920 17,360 19,430 22,080
    9.40 8.10 10.05 8.35 9.35 10.60
Cooks, Restaurant 35-2014 610 19,610 16,680 21,070 17,030 18,880 22,430
    9.45 8.00 10.15 8.20 9.10 10.80
Cooks, Short Order 35-2015 N/A 17,720 17,330 17,920 16,520 17,720 18,930
    8.50 8.35 8.60 7.95 8.50 9.10
Food Preparation Workers 35-2021 790 17,460 17,050 17,670 16,450 17,620 18,780
    8.40 8.20 8.50 7.90 8.45 9.05
Bartenders 35-3011 N/A 17,450 16,760 17,800 16,460 17,650 18,840
    8.40 8.05 8.55 7.90 8.50 9.05
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 35-3021 2,700 17,530 16,920 17,830 16,430 17,590 18,750
    8.45 8.15 8.55 7.90 8.45 9.00
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 35-3022 N/A 16,890 16,850 16,910 16,320 17,400 18,480
    8.10 8.10 8.15 7.85 8.35 8.90
Waiters and Waitresses 35-3031 1,260 17,500 16,640 17,940 16,360 17,530 18,690
    8.40 8.00 8.60 7.85 8.45 9.00
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 35-9011 N/A 16,570 16,550 16,580 16,190 17,250 18,300
    7.95 7.95 7.95 7.80 8.30 8.80
Dishwashers 35-9021 N/A 17,260 16,710 17,530 16,400 17,570 18,750
    8.30 8.05 8.45 7.90 8.45 9.00
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Entry and Experienced wages represent the mean of the lower third and the mean of the upper two-thirds of the wage distribution respectively. The OES survey does not collect information for entry or experienced workers. Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date May 2012.