Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2006 18,270
2007 18,980
2008 18,800
2009 19,400
2010 17,580
2011 17,310
2012 17,190
2013 17,660
2014 17,580
2015 16,560
2016 17,240
2017 17,380
2018 18,180

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2006 90
2007 100
2008 90
2009 80
2010 40
2012 80
2013 150
2014 120
2015 170
2016 60
2017 50
2018 30

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2006 780
2007 810
2008 990
2009 1,230
2010 1,110
2011 1,150
2012 980
2013 1,370
2014 1,410
2015 1,420
2016 1,440
2017 1,370
2018 1,090

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2006 880
2007 730
2008 780
2009 920
2010 1,010
2011 880
2012 800
2013 710
2014 700
2015 610
2016 830
2017 970
2018 890

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2006 1,140
2007 920
2008 810
2009 800
2010 940
2011 1,160
2012 1,230
2013 1,400
2014 1,630
2015 1,500
2016 1,580
2017 1,290
2018 1,170

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2006 1,690
2007 1,900
2008 1,890
2009 1,540
2010 1,210
2011 1,090
2012 1,370
2013 1,470
2014 1,400
2015 1,180
2016 1,260
2017 1,750
2018 2,640

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2006 440
2007 350
2008 320
2009 300
2010 230
2015 410
2016 580
2017 400
2018 330

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2006 740
2007 860
2008 760
2009 1,010
2010 1,210
2011 1,110
2012 1,050
2013 930
2014 980
2015 950
2016 950
2017 1,000
2018 850

Bartenders

Year Number
2006 860
2007 630
2008 720
2009 850
2010 840
2011 800
2012 660
2013 540
2014 470
2015 500
2016 560
2017 630
2018 570

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2006 5,450
2007 6,550
2008 6,680
2009 7,150
2010 5,750
2011 5,550
2012 5,140
2013 5,500
2014 4,730
2015 4,160
2016 3,570
2017 4,290
2018 4,360

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 460
2007 620
2008 580
2009 410
2010 260
2011 440
2012 530
2013 410
2014 330
2015 450
2016 480
2017 380
2018 340

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2006 3,700
2007 3,470
2008 3,450
2009 3,350
2010 2,930
2011 2,840
2012 2,970
2013 3,090
2014 3,330
2015 3,200
2016 3,300
2017 3,240
2018 3,850

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2006 260
2007 210
2008 130
2009 100
2010 120
2011 190
2012 260
2013 230
2014 510
2015 530
2016 790

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2006 470
2007 420
2008 350
2009 370
2010 780
2011 840
2012 760
2013 680
2014 640
2015 660
2016 730
2017 530
2018 640

Dishwashers

Year Number
2006 950
2007 1,050
2008 960
2009 960
2010 830
2011 880
2012 810
2013 740
2014 630
2015 550
2016 570
2017 440
2018 490

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 350
2007 340
2008 280
2009 300
2010 290
2011 200
2012 340
2015 250
2016 370
2018 320