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

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2006 7,320
2007 7,160
2008 7,100
2009 7,320
2010 7,330
2011 7,220
2012 7,360
2013 7,100
2014 7,040
2015 10,950
2016 11,150
2017 10,980
2018 10,800

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2007 30
2008 60
2009 60
2015 30
2016 50
2017 60
2018 60

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2006 560
2007 560
2008 560
2009 610
2010 690
2011 660
2012 650
2013 650
2014 710
2015 1,140
2016 1,080
2017 1,190
2018 1,330

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2006 1,130
2007 1,020
2008 1,000
2009 1,150
2010 1,130
2011 1,200
2012 1,130
2013 1,210
2014 1,130
2015 930
2016 860
2017 570

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2006 680
2007 670
2008 620
2009 620
2010 730
2011 650
2012 660
2013 590
2014 500
2015 900
2016 950
2017 1,000
2018 910

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2006 400
2007 490
2008 530
2009 660
2010 670
2011 430
2012 440
2013 390
2014 580
2015 960
2016 890
2017 970
2018 980

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2006 90
2007 80
2008 80
2013 70
2015 120

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2006 460
2007 400
2008 430
2009 430
2010 450
2011 510
2012 500
2013 440
2014 430
2015 790
2016 740
2017 250
2018 210

Bartenders

Year Number
2006 80
2007 70
2008 80
2009 70
2010 80
2011 60
2012 90
2013 110
2014 110
2015 140
2016 120
2017 80
2018 140

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2006 1,700
2007 1,600
2008 1,920
2009 1,830
2010 1,900
2011 1,850
2012 1,990
2013 1,730
2014 1,680
2015 3,280
2016 3,640
2017 4,230
2018 4,030

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 340
2007 130
2008 120
2009 80
2010 80
2012 90
2013 110
2015 70
2016 60
2017 50

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2006 1,130
2007 1,140
2008 1,030
2009 1,040
2010 890
2011 960
2012 1,020
2013 1,090
2014 1,030
2015 1,640
2016 1,710
2017 1,800
2018 1,750

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2006 100
2007 280
2009 340
2011 320
2012 240
2013 240
2014 230
2015 230
2016 290

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2006 100
2007 110
2008 90
2009 50
2013 90
2014 100
2015 200
2016 170

Dishwashers

Year Number
2006 330
2007 370
2008 340
2009 270
2010 210
2011 200
2012 220
2013 170
2014 220
2015 320
2016 350
2017 260
2018 290

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 50
2007 90
2008 60
2009 70
2010 70
2011 120
2012 130
2013 140
2014 110
2015 180
2016 170
2017 150
2018 180