Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Columbus, IN

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 3,110
2006 2,850
2007 2,820
2008 2,950
2009 3,140
2010 3,250
2011 3,230
2012 3,450
2013 3,510
2014 3,500
2015 3,520
2016 3,600
2017 3,440
2018 3,460

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 260
2006 230
2007 200
2008 250
2009 230
2010 250
2011 220
2012 250
2013 310
2014 340
2015 320
2016 280
2017 250
2018 260

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2009 360
2010 190
2015 270
2016 240
2017 250

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 130
2006 120
2007 140
2008 120
2009 120
2010 90
2011 100
2012 90
2013 80
2014 100
2015 130
2016 100
2017 70
2018 100

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 220
2006 220
2007 270
2008 270
2009 310
2010 270
2011 250
2012 290
2013 420
2014 480
2015 430
2016 350
2017 360

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 50
2008 40
2009 60
2011 70

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 220
2006 290
2007 240
2008 240
2009 120
2011 150
2012 180
2013 170
2014 270
2017 100
2018 100

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 90
2006 150
2007 150
2008 100
2009 80
2010 100
2011 100
2012 120
2013 150
2014 170
2015 140
2016 80
2017 90
2018 150

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 1,140
2006 550
2007 540
2008 630
2009 710
2010 1,090
2011 1,110
2012 1,200
2013 1,070
2014 920
2015 990
2016 1,170
2017 1,180
2018 1,220

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2009 210
2012 60
2013 50
2014 40
2015 50
2016 30
2017 30
2018 40

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 580
2006 620
2007 600
2008 630
2009 630
2010 600
2011 720
2012 760
2013 780
2014 740
2015 580
2016 650
2017 580
2018 570

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2008 120
2009 120
2010 100
2018 40

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 100
2006 120
2007 70
2012 80
2013 70
2014 50
2015 100
2016 80
2017 130

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 110
2007 90
2008 100
2009 80
2010 100
2012 70
2013 100
2014 100
2015 90
2016 50
2017 90

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 80
2006 110
2007 90
2008 70
2009 90
2013 110
2014 110
2016 140
2017 220
2018 140