Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Billings, MT

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 7,000
2006 7,070
2007 7,490
2008 8,250
2009 8,350
2010 8,000
2011 9,360
2012 9,350
2013 9,290
2014 8,560
2015 9,110
2016 9,250
2017 9,220
2018 9,170

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 90
2006 40
2007 40
2011 50
2012 60
2015 60
2016 70
2017 50
2018 60

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 490
2006 380
2007 360
2008 330
2009 400
2010 460
2011 600
2012 620
2013 860
2014 850
2015 830
2016 670
2017 710
2018 730

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2015 380
2016 510

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 200
2006 190
2007 230
2008 170
2009 260
2010 190
2011 250
2012 200
2013 240
2014 180
2015 200
2016 200
2017 230
2018 270

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 610
2006 550
2007 590
2008 730
2009 670
2010 580
2011 870
2012 1,030
2013 980
2014 920
2015 760
2016 830
2017 930
2018 1,030

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2006 350
2007 210
2016 970

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 330
2006 330
2007 350
2008 460
2009 500
2010 520
2011 570
2012 580
2013 490
2014 520
2015 760
2016 820
2017 800
2018 530

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 700
2006 600
2007 1,020
2008 1,140
2009 1,330
2010 930
2011 850
2012 830
2013 760
2014 540
2015 550
2016 630
2017 750
2018 790

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 830
2006 1,450
2007 1,500
2008 1,660
2009 1,160
2010 1,860
2011 2,210
2012 2,090
2013 1,910
2014 1,750
2015 1,730
2016 1,730
2017 1,770
2018 2,100

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 440
2006 420
2007 300
2009 420
2012 200
2013 180
2014 270
2015 140
2016 200

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 1,410
2006 1,410
2007 1,450
2008 1,850
2009 2,070
2010 1,820
2011 1,950
2012 1,760
2013 1,780
2014 1,570
2015 1,650
2016 1,560
2017 1,820
2018 1,800

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2005 80
2006 70
2007 70
2008 50
2009 60
2010 70
2011 150
2013 310
2014 300
2015 290
2016 220
2017 200
2018 210

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 170
2006 260
2007 290
2008 280
2009 270
2010 170
2011 410
2013 290
2014 250
2015 330
2017 210

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 340
2006 390
2007 520
2008 550
2009 580
2010 440
2011 570
2012 580
2013 590
2014 480
2015 410
2016 320
2017 450
2018 370

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 180
2006 310
2007 370
2008 370
2009 450
2010 370
2011 570
2012 510
2013 450
2014 260
2015 210
2016 190
2017 280
2018 260

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2015 30
2016 50
2017 40
2018 30