Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 29,560
2006 29,370
2007 29,200
2008 31,360
2009 30,270
2010 30,240
2011 30,910
2012 32,070
2013 33,120
2014 33,470
2015 34,190
2016 35,530
2017 36,400
2018 36,240

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 350
2008 250
2009 230
2010 150
2011 180
2012 240
2013 350
2014 500
2015 600
2016 690
2017 630
2018 450

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 2,370
2006 2,160
2007 2,290
2008 2,330
2009 2,390
2010 2,360
2011 2,330
2012 2,380
2013 2,320
2014 2,360
2015 2,180
2016 2,260
2017 2,330
2018 2,560

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 390
2006 620
2007 780
2008 1,220
2009 1,040
2010 740
2011 790
2012 840
2013 1,340
2014 780
2018 260

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 1,090
2006 890
2007 870
2008 1,000
2009 950
2010 820
2011 670
2012 800
2013 880
2014 880
2015 770
2016 740
2017 740
2018 750

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 1,810
2006 1,800
2007 1,560
2009 2,060
2010 2,540
2011 2,520
2012 2,650
2013 2,580
2014 2,950
2015 2,860
2016 3,260
2017 3,230
2018 3,350

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 580
2006 320
2007 360
2008 300
2009 290
2010 400
2011 610
2012 670
2013 560
2014 380
2015 450
2016 380
2018 670

Cooks, All Other

Year Number
2009 40
2018 70

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 4,650
2006 4,500
2007 4,540
2008 4,160
2009 4,110
2010 3,320
2011 2,470
2012 2,070
2013 2,840
2014 3,250
2015 3,100
2016 2,690
2017 2,250
2018 1,520

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 1,850
2006 1,940
2007 1,540
2008 1,470
2009 1,370
2010 1,480
2011 1,780
2012 1,840
2013 1,750
2014 1,850
2015 1,930
2016 2,330
2017 2,270
2018 1,990

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 4,400
2006 4,640
2007 4,140
2008 5,070
2009 5,080
2010 6,190
2011 7,210
2012 8,250
2013 8,050
2014 7,880
2015 8,460
2016 9,440
2017 10,050
2018 10,700

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 1,970
2006 1,940
2007 2,420
2008 2,050
2009 1,980
2010 1,930
2011 2,070
2012 1,470
2013 1,270
2014 1,230
2015 1,620
2016 1,820
2017 1,610
2018 1,660

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 6,330
2006 6,550
2007 6,450
2008 7,490
2009 6,840
2010 6,380
2011 6,170
2012 6,640
2013 6,820
2014 6,830
2015 6,610
2016 6,770
2017 7,430
2018 7,670

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2005 400
2006 280
2007 400
2008 430
2009 370
2010 520
2011 790
2012 1,000
2013 870
2014 560
2015 640
2016 830
2017 920
2018 1,050

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 1,160
2006 1,130
2007 940
2008 880
2009 1,130
2010 1,190
2011 1,090
2012 910
2013 950
2014 1,010
2015 1,130
2016 910
2017 1,020
2018 960

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 1,480
2006 1,640
2007 1,830
2008 1,910
2009 1,700
2010 1,460
2011 1,320
2012 1,330
2013 1,530
2014 1,800
2015 1,850
2016 1,700
2017 1,600
2018 1,480

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 700
2006 690
2007 710
2008 620
2009 670
2010 730
2011 850
2012 880
2013 910
2014 1,030
2015 1,120
2016 1,200
2017 1,140
2018 1,050

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2013 50