Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Altoona, PA

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,640
2006 5,410
2007 5,550
2008 5,470
2009 5,310
2010 5,000
2011 5,070
2012 4,810
2013 4,990
2014 5,130
2015 5,170
2016 5,410
2017 5,300
2018 5,500

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 210
2007 280
2008 330
2009 290
2010 260
2011 260
2012 350
2013 380
2014 390
2015 300
2016 300
2017 280
2018 290

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 170
2006 240
2010 160
2011 210
2018 100

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 220
2006 280
2007 250
2008 250
2009 300
2010 290
2011 320
2012 180
2013 200
2014 170
2015 170
2016 240
2017 270
2018 220

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 230
2006 240
2007 390
2008 440
2009 550
2010 500
2011 400
2012 310
2013 320
2014 480
2015 610
2016 640
2017 680
2018 710

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 150
2006 190
2007 100
2008 120
2009 70
2010 60
2011 30
2012 50
2013 70
2014 70

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 340
2006 480
2007 350
2008 430
2009 440
2010 380
2011 390
2012 280
2013 290
2014 220
2015 250
2016 200
2017 230
2018 190

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 310
2006 330
2007 370
2008 380
2009 400
2010 370
2011 300
2012 220
2013 270
2014 250
2015 310
2016 230
2017 250
2018 340

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 1,740
2006 1,240
2007 1,620
2008 1,510
2009 1,390
2010 1,130
2011 1,160
2012 1,320
2013 1,650
2014 1,610
2015 1,510
2016 1,480
2017 1,620
2018 1,830

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 200
2010 220
2011 260
2012 280
2013 200
2014 140
2015 60
2016 80
2017 50
2018 190

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 1,060
2006 1,120
2007 920
2008 990
2009 930
2010 910
2011 920
2012 890
2013 840
2014 940
2015 960
2016 1,050
2017 1,030
2018 990

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2006 30
2007 80
2008 80
2009 100
2010 100
2011 120
2012 220
2013 150
2016 100
2017 80
2018 120

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 260
2006 230
2007 190
2008 90
2009 80
2010 100
2011 120
2012 90
2013 110
2014 120
2015 190
2016 170
2017 120
2018 80

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 360
2006 320
2007 250
2008 230
2009 210
2010 280
2011 300
2012 270
2013 260
2014 260
2015 290
2016 240
2017 190
2018 150

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 270
2006 200
2007 230
2008 200
2009 190
2010 200
2011 250
2012 220
2013 180
2014 270
2015 290
2016 450
2017 300
2018 240