Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2006 8,860
2007 8,710
2008 8,480
2009 8,520
2010 7,920
2011 8,020
2012 7,860
2013 7,880
2014 7,990
2015 5,860
2016 5,880
2017 5,500
2018 5,290

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2006 60
2007 40
2014 40
2015 50
2016 50
2017 40

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2006 670
2007 800
2008 760
2009 790
2010 810
2011 860
2012 930
2013 830
2014 970
2015 670
2016 650
2017 670
2018 710

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2006 1,480
2007 1,600
2008 1,340
2009 1,270
2010 1,200
2011 1,160
2012 1,300
2013 1,070
2014 1,040
2015 610
2016 440
2017 330

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2006 850
2007 880
2008 880
2009 870
2010 780
2011 830
2012 890
2013 900
2014 940
2015 660
2016 780
2017 700
2018 600

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2006 400
2007 320
2008 550
2009 580
2010 700
2011 520
2012 490
2013 630
2014 680
2017 340
2018 370

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2007 80
2008 90
2009 80
2014 40

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2006 630
2007 790
2008 820
2009 820
2010 690
2011 830
2012 690
2013 650
2014 590
2015 370
2016 310
2018 230

Bartenders

Year Number
2006 80
2007 100
2008 120
2009 110
2010 90
2011 110
2012 90
2013 70
2014 50
2016 40
2017 50
2018 30

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2006 2,450
2007 1,930
2008 1,670
2009 1,880
2010 1,780
2011 1,670
2012 1,560
2013 1,910
2014 1,920
2015 1,710
2016 1,950
2017 2,200
2018 2,130

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 90
2007 110
2008 140
2009 110
2010 90
2011 230
2012 290
2013 270
2016 50

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2006 1,270
2007 1,220
2008 1,140
2009 980
2010 990
2011 890
2012 910
2013 860
2014 1,000
2015 1,100
2016 1,020
2017 660
2018 620

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2006 370
2007 460
2008 430
2009 550
2010 360
2011 530
2012 290
2013 330
2014 310

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2013 40
2014 90

Dishwashers

Year Number
2006 330
2007 210
2008 260
2009 210
2010 200
2011 230
2012 210
2013 140
2014 50

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 50
2007 130
2008 120
2009 110
2012 70
2013 50
2014 90
2018 80