Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2006 8,690
2007 9,420
2008 9,610
2009 10,220
2010 9,780
2011 9,360
2012 8,910
2013 9,250
2014 9,410
2015 9,660
2016 9,740
2017 9,900
2018 10,220

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2008 50
2009 40
2011 40
2012 50
2013 70
2014 50
2015 30
2018 40

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2006 430
2007 440
2008 470
2009 640
2010 640
2011 680
2012 640
2013 750
2014 860
2015 930
2016 850
2017 740
2018 630

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2006 440
2007 360
2008 130
2015 450
2016 360
2017 440
2018 430

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2006 430
2007 260
2008 250
2009 210
2010 350
2011 450
2012 520
2013 490
2014 600
2015 620
2016 710
2017 520
2018 460

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2006 610
2007 840
2008 940
2009 970
2010 1,000
2011 930
2012 910
2013 700
2014 640
2015 780
2016 1,200
2017 1,090
2018 1,330

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2008 120
2009 100
2010 30

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2006 390
2007 380
2008 370
2009 320
2010 350
2011 370
2013 590
2014 550
2015 460
2016 300
2017 270
2018 300

Bartenders

Year Number
2006 220
2007 350
2008 300
2009 270
2010 350
2011 350
2012 260
2013 240
2014 260
2015 290
2016 310
2017 240
2018 320

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2006 2,580
2007 2,620
2008 2,800
2009 3,420
2010 3,160
2011 2,680
2012 2,060
2013 1,980
2014 2,390
2015 2,670
2016 2,550
2017 2,420
2018 2,780

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2007 490
2008 280
2009 180
2010 140
2011 140
2012 270
2013 520
2014 580
2015 260
2016 320
2017 210
2018 170

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2006 2,240
2007 2,380
2008 2,490
2009 2,350
2010 2,270
2011 2,060
2012 1,920
2013 1,990
2014 1,910
2015 2,010
2016 2,060
2017 2,410
2018 2,360

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2008 150
2010 170
2011 170
2012 120
2013 350
2014 400
2015 480
2017 510
2018 520

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2006 260
2007 170
2008 330
2009 290
2010 240
2011 310
2012 290
2013 340
2014 180
2015 200
2016 270
2017 240
2018 200

Dishwashers

Year Number
2006 500
2007 580
2008 650
2009 660
2010 590
2011 480
2012 390
2013 390
2014 230
2015 250
2016 290
2017 390
2018 320

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2006 140
2007 240
2008 220
2009 230
2010 250
2011 280
2012 280
2013 240
2014 180
2015 180
2016 250
2017 320
2018 320