35-0000 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Occupational Employment Statistics(OES) Wage Data
Wages Updated to First Quarter, 2018
GeographyEmploymentEmp SE*MeanMean SE*10th25thMedian75th90th
Minnesota 239,9502,639$12.53/hr$0.10/hr$9.82/hr$9.92/hr$11.12/hr$13.64/hr$17.76/hr
U S 13,193,09013,193$12.06/hr$0.02/hr$8.51/hr$9.29/hr$10.69/hr$13.16/hr$17.75/hr
*SE = Standard error, a measure of the statistical reliability of the estimate.

Leading Industries for Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
IndustryOES EmploymentOES Median Wage
Leisure and Hospitality195,300$10.91/hr
Education and Health Services22,430$13.55/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities11,290$11.68/hr
Other Services4,500$10.01/hr
Public Administration2,320$12.37/hr
Professional and Business Services1,540$12.59/hr
Financial Activities280$11.13/hr
Other Regional Data For Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
Geography (click title for details)OESProjections
EmploymentMedian Wage% Change 2016 - 2026
Minnesota 239,950 $11.12/hr 5.5%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI MetroSA 160,910 $11.31/hr N/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 142,390 $11.43/hr 8.2%
Southeast Minnesota 20,230 $10.79/hr 2.3%
Southwest Minnesota 17,180 $10.48/hr -2.6%
Northwest Balance of State 17,100 $10.95/hr N/A
Central Minnesota 14,720 $10.65/hr 4.8%
Northeast Minnesota 14,480 $10.52/hr 2.2%
Southeast Balance of State 13,790 $10.90/hr N/A
Duluth, MN-WI MetroSA 12,640 $10.44/hr N/A
Fargo, ND-MN MetroSA 11,520 $10.76/hr N/A
Southwest Balance of State 10,250 $10.49/hr N/A
Northwest Minnesota 9,560 $10.97/hr 0.8%
Rochester, MN MetroSA 9,310 $10.67/hr N/A
St. Cloud, MN MetroSA 9,080 $10.73/hr N/A
La Crosse, WI-MN MetroSA 7,280 $9.43/hr N/A
Grand Forks, ND-MN MetroSA 5,500 $10.92/hr N/A
Mankato-North Mankato, MN MetroSA 5,310 $10.06/hr N/A
Northeast Balance of State 4,710 $10.32/hr N/A