Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 17,320
2006 18,210
2007 18,380
2008 19,090
2009 18,740
2010 18,260
2011 18,580
2012 17,970
2013 18,590
2014 19,080
2015 19,470
2016 19,530
2017 20,070
2018 20,980

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 230
2006 200
2007 120
2008 170
2009 240
2010 230
2011 170
2012 180
2013 180
2014 160
2015 110
2016 100
2017 100
2018 100

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 1,230
2006 1,240
2007 1,280
2008 1,400
2009 1,450
2010 1,390
2011 1,310
2012 1,260
2013 1,480
2014 1,720
2015 1,610
2016 1,580
2017 1,610
2018 1,760

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 1,690
2006 1,270
2007 1,300
2008 1,350
2009 1,370
2010 1,640
2011 1,470
2012 1,590
2013 1,370
2014 1,670
2015 1,650
2016 1,640
2017 910
2018 690

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 1,180
2006 1,290
2007 810
2008 700
2009 680
2010 670
2011 800
2012 820
2013 870
2014 930
2015 990
2016 920
2017 900
2018 720

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 1,390
2006 1,610
2007 1,670
2008 1,750
2009 1,370
2010 1,420
2011 1,740
2012 1,930
2013 1,960
2014 1,670
2015 1,510
2016 1,700
2017 1,680
2018 1,680

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 310
2006 370
2007 350
2008 370
2011 290
2012 370
2013 400
2014 530
2015 500

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 1,600
2006 1,330
2007 1,250
2008 890
2009 1,020
2010 810
2011 860
2012 760
2013 1,170
2014 1,240
2015 1,250
2016 1,100
2017 1,210
2018 1,810

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 300
2006 420
2007 640
2008 570
2009 600
2010 520
2011 560
2012 570
2013 500
2014 510
2015 490
2016 570
2017 600
2018 650

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 3,830
2006 4,940
2007 5,060
2008 5,090
2009 5,070
2010 4,950
2011 5,160
2012 5,220
2013 5,160
2014 4,920
2015 5,590
2016 5,740
2017 7,080
2018 7,820

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 390
2007 580
2008 810
2009 890
2010 540
2011 550
2012 330
2013 340
2015 230
2016 200
2017 200
2018 150

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 3,330
2006 3,390
2007 3,550
2008 3,730
2009 4,040
2010 4,060
2011 3,940
2012 3,480
2013 3,760
2014 3,880
2015 3,840
2016 3,630
2017 4,040
2018 3,790

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2005 480
2006 270
2007 190
2008 120
2009 120
2010 120
2011 170
2012 110
2013 110
2014 150
2015 240
2016 330
2017 310
2018 260

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 170
2006 270
2007 230
2008 650
2009 570
2010 520
2011 370
2012 280
2013 300
2014 260
2015 270
2016 190
2018 110

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 700
2006 700
2007 780
2008 830
2009 920
2010 880
2011 720
2012 490
2013 470
2014 630
2015 670
2016 760
2017 550
2018 700

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 440
2006 570
2007 530
2008 600
2009 220
2010 240
2011 450
2012 540
2013 510
2014 580
2015 520
2016 670
2017 560
2018 520

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 50
2007 40
2008 60