Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Charleston, WV

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 10,250
2006 10,530
2007 11,060
2008 11,080
2009 11,260
2010 11,050
2011 11,030
2012 11,110
2013 11,450
2014 11,220
2015 8,970
2016 8,780
2017 8,210
2018 8,570

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2007 40
2008 40
2009 50
2010 70
2011 60
2012 60
2013 70
2014 50

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 820
2006 730
2007 800
2008 810
2009 770
2010 770
2011 730
2012 750
2013 780
2014 880
2015 710
2016 740
2017 730
2018 800

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 640
2006 470
2007 410
2008 390

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 590
2006 660
2007 760
2008 720
2009 640
2010 780
2011 820
2012 780
2013 770
2014 780
2015 630
2016 640
2017 600
2018 620

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 820
2006 990
2007 850
2008 750
2009 830
2010 810
2011 910
2012 890
2013 940
2014 990
2015 800
2016 870
2017 690
2018 790

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 150
2007 50
2008 70
2009 100
2013 30

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 860
2006 800
2007 680
2008 630
2009 520
2010 580
2011 460
2012 610
2013 670
2014 570
2015 340
2016 290
2017 340
2018 350

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 300
2006 330
2007 290
2008 280
2009 350
2010 380
2011 340
2012 320
2013 280
2014 230
2015 260
2016 240
2017 330
2018 250

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 2,830
2006 3,170
2007 3,970
2008 4,470
2009 4,540
2010 4,370
2011 4,140
2012 4,490
2013 4,490
2014 4,430
2015 3,260
2016 3,090
2017 3,190
2018 3,530

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 200
2006 240
2007 250
2008 130
2009 90
2013 300
2014 350
2016 350
2017 160
2018 170

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 1,990
2006 2,070
2007 2,020
2008 1,820
2009 2,070
2010 1,980
2011 2,260
2012 1,950
2013 2,090
2014 1,830
2015 1,660
2016 1,480
2017 1,360
2018 1,170

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2005 120
2006 160
2007 240
2008 250
2009 280
2010 120
2011 100
2012 60
2013 90
2014 70
2015 50

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 210
2006 180
2007 140
2008 160
2009 160
2010 230
2011 190
2013 130
2014 110
2015 90
2017 40
2018 70

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 350
2006 360
2007 310
2008 310
2009 300
2010 290
2011 320
2012 340
2013 340
2014 310
2015 300
2016 310
2017 230
2018 200

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 290
2006 250
2007 240
2008 240
2009 370
2010 280
2011 350
2012 290
2013 340
2014 360
2015 370
2016 380
2017 270
2018 330