Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Corpus Christi, TX

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 17,280
2006 17,670
2007 18,030
2008 18,290
2009 17,980
2010 17,790
2011 17,890
2012 19,160
2013 20,170
2014 21,120
2015 21,690
2016 21,690
2017 20,790
2018 20,510

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 90
2007 70
2008 90
2009 140
2012 50
2013 90
2014 100
2015 100
2016 60
2017 60
2018 40

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 1,550
2006 1,480
2007 1,480
2008 1,420
2009 1,500
2010 1,430
2011 1,460
2012 1,550
2013 1,620
2014 1,600
2015 1,450
2016 1,320
2017 1,390
2018 1,510

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 900
2006 620
2007 660
2008 980
2009 1,050
2010 1,350
2011 1,100
2012 680
2013 950
2014 1,200
2015 1,580
2016 880
2017 920

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 400
2006 460
2007 480
2008 440
2009 410
2010 490
2011 550
2012 510
2013 360
2014 350
2015 400
2016 460
2017 460
2018 450

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 1,170
2006 1,380
2007 1,390
2008 1,530
2009 1,220
2010 1,040
2011 1,070
2012 1,310
2013 1,710
2014 1,590
2015 1,840
2016 1,800
2017 2,080
2018 2,000

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2006 180
2007 170
2008 140
2010 390
2011 450
2012 200
2014 600
2015 850
2016 740
2017 390

Cooks, All Other

Year Number
2012 30
2013 70
2014 70

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 600
2006 580
2007 430
2008 470
2009 1,030
2010 1,540
2011 1,620
2012 1,450
2013 1,540
2014 1,420
2015 1,180
2016 760
2017 770
2018 830

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 680
2006 670
2007 650
2008 770
2009 840
2010 970
2011 930
2012 1,200
2013 1,180
2014 1,060
2015 1,030
2016 1,000
2017 1,100
2018 840

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 5,610
2006 6,290
2007 6,520
2008 6,350
2009 5,840
2010 4,820
2011 4,740
2012 6,420
2013 5,930
2014 6,640
2015 5,980
2016 8,000
2017 6,740
2018 7,290

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 960
2006 160
2007 320
2008 190
2009 280
2010 340
2011 510
2012 530
2013 460
2014 380
2016 280
2017 190
2018 160

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 3,330
2006 3,520
2007 3,540
2008 3,880
2009 3,710
2010 3,520
2011 3,390
2012 3,130
2013 3,800
2014 3,900
2015 4,170
2016 3,940
2017 4,060
2018 3,870

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2005 210
2006 170
2007 90
2008 110
2009 110
2010 160
2011 210
2012 250
2013 290
2014 320
2016 470
2017 570
2018 580

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 660
2006 730
2007 750
2008 580
2009 500
2010 370
2011 390
2012 390
2013 460
2014 440
2015 860
2016 800
2017 880
2018 530

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 430
2006 550
2007 680
2008 730
2009 630
2010 840
2011 840
2012 780
2013 810
2014 780
2015 800
2016 490
2017 530
2018 510

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 310
2006 500
2007 510
2008 410
2009 200
2010 290
2011 430
2012 650
2013 620
2014 660
2015 620
2016 650
2017 640
2018 700