Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, PA Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2015 75,750
2016 77,290
2017 76,920

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2015 630
2016 640
2017 620

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2015 3,910
2016 4,400
2017 5,350

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2017 840

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2015 2,550
2016 2,620
2017 2,560

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2015 7,970
2016 8,690
2017 8,400

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2016 310
2017 220

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2015 4,420
2016 4,510
2017 3,120

Bartenders

Year Number
2015 4,000
2016 3,890
2017 4,050

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2015 20,370
2016 20,260
2017 21,360

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2015 2,210
2016 1,710
2017 1,130

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2015 16,880
2016 17,170
2017 17,170

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2015 2,750
2016 2,650
2017 2,460

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2015 2,040
2016 1,990
2017 2,530

Dishwashers

Year Number
2015 3,120
2016 3,020
2017 3,900

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2015 2,610
2016 3,260
2017 2,840

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2015 170
2016 220
2017 230