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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Chefs and Head Cooks

Annual Earnings
National 134,190 1.0 $43,180Explore the national job market for Chefs and Head Cooks

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Chefs and Head Cooks ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Las Vegas, NV 3.2
Phoenix, AZ 1.7
Hartford, CT 1.7
SF Metro Area 1.6
NYC Metro Area 1.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
DC Metro Area $58,750
San Jose, CA $56,360
Orlando, FL $56,070
Philadelphia Metro Area $55,840
Boston Metro Area $54,140

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Charleston, SC 3.8
Honolulu, HI 2.3
Sarasota, FL 2.0
Greenville, SC 2.0
Knoxville, TN 1.9
Metro Area Median Earnings
Provo-Orem, UT $54,440
Deltona, FL $54,040
Jackson, MS $53,070
Fayetteville, AR $52,880
Cape Coral, FL $52,680

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Naples, FL 2.9
Atlantic City, NJ 2.6
Athens, GA 2.3
Reno, NV 2.2
Santa Cruz, CA 1.9
Metro Area Median Earnings
Beaumont, TX $73,260
Wilmington, NC $65,370
Huntington, WV $62,270
Lubbock, TX $61,610
Naples, FL $57,550

National - Job Listings

Copperwood Tavern - Ashburn,VA
Copperwood Tavern is hiring a sous chef!... Full Description

The Conche - Leesburg,VA
Full-time available for an experienced Sous ChefThe Conche is chocolate centric bar, restaurant and boutique creating unique dining experience.We are ... Full Description

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants - Washington,DC
Assist the Executive Chef in providing "excellent quality" and "presentation" of all food to the guests. ... Maintaining the standard of "excellent qu... Full Description

Unidine - Arlington,VA
As the Sous Chef you be responsible for the food production in your kitchen(s). This Sous Chef plays an integral role in managing the food production ... Full Description

HORIZON HOSPITALITY (Hospitality Executive Search) - Ashburn,VA
Currently, we are seeking a quality-driven and passionate individual to lead their culinary team as Executive Chef at one of their most beautiful prop... Full Description

Erickson Living - Ashburn,VA
Participate in BOH standardization process through active participation on Executive Chef Peer Team. ... EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Certification fr... Full Description

Hail & Hog Kitchen and Tap - Ashburn,VA
If you are a management professional who is looking to take on a fun and rewarding new challenge, join our team as our Sous Chef. As the Sous Chef you... Full Description

Black's Bar & Kitchen - Bethesda,MD
Black's Bar and Kitchen in Bethesda, MD is seeking an experienced Executive Sous to join our culinary team.Candidates should possess the following qua... Full Description

Patrice & Associates Hospitality Recruiting - Leesburg,VA
We are seeking a Restaurant Sous Chef to join our team! ... Sous Chef $65,000 Up To $ 80,000 A Year Competitive Salary 5 Day Work Week Wide Variety of... Full Description

Harris Teeter - Ashburn,VA
Description Responsible for preparing, processing, packaging, and stocking products according to Fresh Foods Standards. Also responsible for providing... Full Description

Job Openings

Copperwood Tavern - Ashburn,VA
The Conche - Leesburg,VA
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants - Washington,DC
Unidine - Arlington,VA
HORIZON HOSPITALITY (Hospitality Executive Search) - Ashburn,VA
Erickson Living - Ashburn,VA