Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Brownsville-Harlingen, TX

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 9,870
2006 10,370
2007 10,920
2008 11,040
2009 11,100
2010 10,150
2011 10,660
2012 10,910
2013 12,460
2014 12,310
2015 13,430
2016 13,610
2017 14,510
2018 13,870

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 50
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2009 30
2017 30

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 860
2006 830
2007 940
2008 870
2009 880
2010 730
2011 840
2012 830
2013 800
2014 790
2015 770
2016 920
2017 940
2018 1,080

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 290
2006 210
2009 420
2010 490
2011 550
2012 430
2013 320
2014 540
2015 930
2016 920
2017 630

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 360
2006 310
2007 380
2008 460
2009 500
2010 680
2011 720
2012 710
2013 530
2014 540
2015 660
2016 650
2017 680
2018 590

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 630
2006 450
2007 680
2008 620
2009 740
2010 740
2011 1,090
2012 1,300
2013 1,260
2014 1,180
2015 1,350
2016 1,200
2017 1,480
2018 1,190

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 240
2006 170
2007 220
2011 50
2013 90
2014 150
2015 140
2016 120
2017 50

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 480
2006 380
2007 290
2008 310
2009 360
2010 660
2011 710
2012 490
2013 280
2014 490
2015 810
2016 920
2017 750
2018 650

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 280
2006 440
2007 450
2008 450
2009 400
2010 280
2011 210
2012 200
2013 210
2014 320
2015 530
2016 550
2017 370
2018 330

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 3,150
2006 4,040
2007 4,320
2008 4,540
2009 4,370
2010 3,340
2011 2,750
2012 3,100
2013 4,840
2014 4,390
2015 4,150
2016 3,990
2017 4,940
2018 5,660

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 480
2006 330
2007 190
2008 330
2009 240
2012 480
2013 300
2014 310
2016 470
2017 560
2018 340

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 2,050
2006 2,220
2007 2,050
2008 1,890
2009 2,010
2010 1,980
2011 2,180
2012 2,180
2013 2,550
2014 2,520
2015 2,420
2016 2,310
2017 2,660
2018 2,200

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2007 30
2008 60
2009 50
2011 170
2014 60
2015 100
2017 170

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 290
2006 320
2007 390
2008 220
2009 270
2010 160
2011 320
2012 350
2013 380
2014 310
2015 470
2016 680
2017 710
2018 540

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 390
2006 280
2007 340
2008 260
2009 300
2010 220
2011 350
2012 280
2013 380
2014 360
2015 430
2016 410
2017 300
2018 270

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 220
2006 230
2007 300
2008 240
2009 220
2010 160
2011 230
2012 280
2013 400
2014 310
2015 290
2016 240
2017 230
2018 220