Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 17,500
2006 18,090
2007 17,550
2008 18,840
2009 18,540
2010 18,130
2011 18,510
2012 19,110
2013 20,480
2014 21,330
2015 22,080
2016 23,150
2017 23,540
2018 23,710

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 100
2006 70
2007 70
2014 50
2015 90
2016 80

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 1,550
2006 1,650
2007 1,640
2008 1,600
2009 1,590
2010 1,530
2011 1,640
2012 1,520
2013 1,620
2014 1,590
2015 1,570
2016 1,690
2017 1,650
2018 2,000

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 810
2006 660
2007 680
2008 580
2009 880
2010 810
2011 1,450
2012 1,260
2013 1,360
2014 1,550
2015 1,470
2016 1,730
2017 960
2018 830

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 910
2006 900
2007 1,030
2008 900
2009 860
2010 890
2011 940
2012 980
2013 800
2014 1,090
2015 1,110
2016 1,180
2017 880
2018 860

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 1,480
2006 1,460
2007 1,370
2008 1,400
2009 1,350
2010 1,420
2011 1,450
2012 1,810
2013 2,020
2014 2,010
2015 2,190
2016 2,040
2017 1,880
2018 1,840

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 210
2006 210
2007 280
2008 220
2009 220
2010 150
2011 170
2012 90
2013 50
2015 390

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 1,070
2006 820
2007 800
2008 600
2009 1,120
2010 1,190
2011 1,190
2012 660
2013 730
2014 1,220
2015 1,270
2016 1,430
2017 1,180
2018 1,310

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 300
2006 400
2007 360
2008 470
2009 370
2010 510
2011 540
2012 470
2013 460
2014 590
2015 640
2016 790
2017 730
2018 750

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 4,530
2006 5,700
2007 5,860
2008 7,420
2009 6,200
2010 5,750
2011 4,650
2012 5,690
2013 6,380
2014 5,950
2015 6,620
2016 7,540
2017 9,160
2018 8,730

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 800
2006 590
2007 580
2008 500
2009 470
2010 580
2011 910
2012 960
2013 870
2014 760
2015 1,060
2016 1,010
2017 940
2018 580

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 3,780
2006 3,880
2007 3,190
2008 3,490
2009 3,520
2010 3,300
2011 3,560
2012 3,910
2013 4,420
2014 4,280
2015 3,720
2016 3,210
2017 3,300
2018 4,050

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2005 170
2008 60
2009 60
2010 80
2011 80
2012 90
2013 100
2014 100
2015 280
2016 250
2017 360

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 520
2006 530
2007 480
2008 510
2009 640
2010 730
2011 740
2012 620
2013 640
2014 630
2015 500
2016 410
2017 620
2018 760

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 600
2006 550
2007 490
2008 420
2009 440
2010 450
2011 560
2012 480
2013 430
2014 490
2015 450
2016 410
2017 410
2018 510

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 390
2006 350
2007 360
2008 330
2009 450
2010 490
2011 490
2012 480
2013 490
2014 530
2015 550
2016 580
2017 730
2018 610