Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Camden, NJ Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 36,780
2006 37,540
2007 38,150
2008 38,110
2009 37,610
2010 36,600
2011 36,830
2012 37,620
2013 37,310
2014 38,920
2015 38,330
2016 40,680
2017 42,140

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 380
2006 480
2007 400
2008 270
2009 230
2010 240
2011 240
2012 280
2013 360
2014 380
2015 280
2016 270
2017 400

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 2,880
2006 2,790
2007 2,810
2008 2,620
2009 2,840
2010 2,720
2011 2,710
2012 2,580
2013 2,540
2014 3,080
2015 3,140
2016 2,910
2017 2,870

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 1,930
2006 1,640
2007 1,610
2008 1,370
2009 1,800
2010 1,990
2011 2,270
2012 2,180
2013 1,550
2014 1,290
2015 1,520
2016 1,820
2017 1,880

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 1,110
2006 1,160
2007 1,010
2008 1,330
2009 1,170
2010 1,330
2011 1,060
2012 1,170
2013 980
2014 950
2015 1,150
2016 1,090
2017 890

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 2,160
2006 1,860
2007 1,950
2008 1,930
2009 1,780
2010 1,380
2011 1,490
2012 1,790
2013 1,810
2014 1,990
2015 1,990
2016 2,430
2017 2,410

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 550
2006 690
2007 480
2008 1,030
2009 940
2010 1,230
2011 680
2012 600
2013 780
2014 780
2015 850
2016 830
2017 1,190

Cooks, All Other

Year Number
2010 60

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 3,260
2006 2,380
2007 2,200
2008 2,650
2009 2,560
2010 2,360
2011 2,620
2012 2,840
2013 3,760
2014 4,310
2015 4,280
2016 3,730
2017 3,910

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 1,510
2006 1,750
2007 2,050
2008 2,060
2009 1,700
2010 1,270
2011 1,200
2012 1,410
2013 2,490
2014 2,230
2015 2,250
2016 1,810
2017 2,150

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 8,100
2006 9,610
2007 10,770
2008 10,330
2009 10,040
2010 10,080
2011 9,990
2012 9,850
2013 8,130
2014 8,150
2015 6,430
2016 7,510
2017 7,930

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 2,000
2006 2,160
2007 2,160
2008 1,960
2009 2,110
2010 1,660
2011 1,550
2012 1,480
2013 2,050
2014 2,710
2015 3,320
2016 4,000
2017 4,120

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 7,570
2006 7,470
2007 6,970
2008 6,850
2009 7,180
2010 7,150
2011 7,440
2012 7,280
2013 6,920
2014 7,190
2015 7,440
2016 8,120
2017 8,400

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2005 1,290
2006 1,260
2007 1,380
2008 1,470
2009 1,470
2010 1,770
2011 1,950
2012 2,250
2013 1,930
2014 1,990
2015 1,910
2016 1,800
2017 1,690

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 1,050
2006 1,180
2007 1,370
2008 1,330
2009 1,000
2010 680
2011 570
2012 540
2013 740
2014 950
2015 1,150
2016 1,540
2017 1,580

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 1,610
2006 1,730
2007 1,600
2008 1,440
2009 1,350
2010 1,330
2011 1,330
2012 1,550
2013 1,360
2014 1,390
2015 1,350
2016 1,330
2017 1,300

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 1,240
2006 1,280
2007 1,150
2008 1,170
2009 1,120
2010 1,190
2011 1,370
2012 1,490
2013 1,460
2014 1,270
2015 1,010
2016 1,220
2017 1,260

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 110
2007 130
2008 120
2009 160
2011 260
2012 250
2013 350
2014 270
2015 270
2016 260