Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 7,740
2006 7,840
2007 7,860
2008 8,220
2009 8,600
2010 8,070
2011 7,930
2012 7,880
2013 8,030
2014 7,730
2015 7,830
2016 7,750
2017 7,660
2018 7,940

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2005 30
2013 40
2014 30
2015 30
2016 40
2017 40
2018 50

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2005 510
2006 490
2007 470
2008 540
2009 540
2010 560
2011 540
2012 540
2013 400
2014 430
2015 430
2016 420
2017 460
2018 460

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2005 460
2006 460
2007 240

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2005 400
2006 340
2007 370
2008 420
2009 410
2010 380
2011 370
2012 370
2013 480
2014 450
2015 510
2016 440
2017 390
2018 400

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2005 640
2006 730
2007 800
2008 830
2009 720
2010 750
2011 630
2012 770
2013 620
2014 660
2015 540
2016 650
2017 710
2018 920

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2005 80
2013 70
2014 100
2015 110
2016 150

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2005 530
2006 400
2007 480
2008 330
2009 490
2010 370
2011 320
2015 500
2016 330
2017 390
2018 380

Bartenders

Year Number
2005 430
2006 390
2007 500
2008 600
2009 670
2010 600
2011 550
2012 630
2013 560
2014 480
2015 470
2016 490
2017 510
2018 480

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2005 1,800
2006 2,120
2007 2,220
2008 2,470
2009 2,670
2010 2,490
2011 2,540
2012 2,650
2013 2,500
2014 2,220
2015 2,300
2016 2,460
2017 2,500
2018 1,940

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 390
2006 300
2007 310
2008 260
2009 200
2014 180
2015 280
2016 430
2017 380

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2005 1,520
2006 1,500
2007 1,500
2008 1,610
2009 1,890
2010 1,800
2011 1,810
2012 1,520
2013 1,640
2014 1,750
2015 1,490
2016 1,460
2017 1,330
2018 1,820

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2005 130
2006 140
2007 40
2008 80
2009 180
2010 190
2011 220
2012 210
2013 220
2014 120
2015 180
2016 120
2017 160
2018 100

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2005 170
2006 170
2007 150
2008 320
2009 200
2010 180
2014 40
2015 50
2016 70
2017 80

Dishwashers

Year Number
2005 410
2006 420
2007 380
2008 330
2009 280
2010 250
2011 260
2012 210
2013 180
2014 170
2015 210
2016 190
2017 170
2018 140

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2005 200
2006 230
2007 230
2008 170
2009 110
2011 230
2012 310
2013 310
2014 300
2015 310
2016 260
2017 230
2018 240