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

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2006 15,370
2007 15,170
2008 15,110
2009 14,590
2010 15,200
2011 15,440
2012 16,420
2013 16,730
2014 17,430
2015 16,550
2016 16,680
2017 17,210
2018 17,600

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2006 130
2007 90
2008 100
2009 60
2010 70
2012 120
2013 140
2014 140
2015 220
2016 290
2017 260
2018 210

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2006 1,230
2007 1,130
2008 1,100
2009 1,050
2010 960
2011 870
2012 1,000
2013 1,060
2014 1,120
2015 1,080
2016 1,120
2017 1,030
2018 1,240

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2006 620
2007 850
2008 730
2009 1,120
2010 970
2011 1,070
2012 510
2013 830
2014 630
2015 830
2016 550
2017 1,180
2018 1,060

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2006 1,230
2007 1,270
2008 1,180
2009 1,130
2010 1,230
2011 1,220
2012 1,180
2013 1,010
2014 800
2015 680
2016 590
2017 560
2018 670

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2006 1,170
2007 1,350
2008 1,470
2009 1,000
2010 950
2011 1,440
2012 2,150
2013 2,160
2014 1,960
2015 2,140
2016 2,050
2017 1,720
2018 1,210

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2006 180
2007 180
2008 160
2013 250
2017 290
2018 360

Cooks, All Other

Year Number
2012 30
2013 30
2014 40

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2006 1,190
2007 1,020
2008 950
2009 690
2010 1,740
2011 2,150
2012 2,110
2013 1,110
2014 860
2015 450
2016 350
2017 520
2018 630

Bartenders

Year Number
2006 350
2007 260
2008 380
2009 280
2010 340
2011 240
2012 370
2013 380
2014 480
2015 420
2016 450
2017 420
2018 430

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2006 3,460
2007 3,520
2008 3,450
2009 4,170
2010 3,660
2011 2,890
2012 2,560
2013 3,140
2014 4,610
2015 4,050
2016 4,690
2017 4,240
2018 4,450

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 180
2007 180
2008 120
2010 650
2011 800
2012 670
2013 400
2014 410
2015 630
2016 350
2017 680
2018 550

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2006 3,840
2007 3,690
2008 3,720
2009 2,840
2010 2,540
2011 2,920
2012 3,770
2013 4,440
2014 3,980
2015 4,050
2016 3,780
2017 4,020
2018 4,120

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2006 80
2007 40
2008 30
2009 140
2010 210
2011 300
2012 250
2013 190
2014 150
2015 170
2016 260
2017 300
2018 310

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2006 340
2007 390
2008 450
2009 460
2011 240
2012 230
2013 240
2014 400
2015 340
2016 330
2017 420
2018 460

Dishwashers

Year Number
2006 660
2007 640
2008 650
2009 540
2010 550
2011 450
2012 740
2013 810
2014 810
2015 540
2016 590
2017 680
2018 690

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 670
2007 530
2008 580
2009 510
2010 570
2011 480
2012 470
2013 520
2014 520
2015 530
2016 660
2017 870
2018 1,120