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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

Four Streams LLC - Poolesville,MD
POSITION SUMMARY:...... Full Description

Balducci's Food Lover's Markets - Reston,VA
We are looking for professionals who are interested in working as a Sous Chef in our Reston, Virginia location.The ideal applicant will have at least ... Full Description

Meriwether Godsey - Middleburg,VA
Meriwether Godsey is looking for an Executive Chef responsible for leading and managing a high volume food production program, as well as special even... Full Description

Kona Grill Restaurants - Fairfax,VA
Job DescriptionNOTA: Si usted habla espa ol, navegue hasta la parte superior de su p gina y seleccione "Espa ol". / NOTE: If you are a Spanish speaker... Full Description

Gecko Hospitality - Gaithersburg,MD
Job DescriptionKitchen Manager Upscale Casual-Culinary Leader Are you a Kitchen Manager passionate about your culinary skills? Are you in the culinar... Full Description

True Food Kitchen - Reston,VA
Job DescriptionCompany DescriptionAt True Food Kitchen, we are purveyors of nourishment for the wellness-aware. We believe that living well isn t just... Full Description

Goodwin Recruiting - Local Recruiters with National Reach - Ashburn,VA
Job DescriptionExecutive ChefRole and ResponsibilitiesThe Executive Chef supports the different Restaurants and the rest of the management team in the... Full Description

Air Culinaire Worldwide - Ashburn,VA
Job DescriptionSUMMARY The Sous Chef is responsible for managing the kitchen staff in the absence of the Kitchen Manager/Executive Chef and oversees t... Full Description

Jones Networking - Sterling,VA
Job DescriptionPosition Title: Sous ChefLocation: Sterling, VirginiaIndustry: Food Manufacturing / Corporate OfficeStatus: Full time, Monday-Friday...... Full Description

Amphora Group - Herndon,VA
Job DescriptionAmphora Bakery is expanding our retail and wholesale operations and seeking a pastry sous candidates to join our team. Responsibilities... Full Description

Job Openings

Four Streams LLC - Poolesville,MD
Balducci's Food Lover's Markets - Reston,VA
Meriwether Godsey - Middleburg,VA
Kona Grill Restaurants - Fairfax,VA
Gecko Hospitality - Gaithersburg,MD
True Food Kitchen - Reston,VA