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

Chefs and Head Cooks - New York City Metro Area

Annual Earnings
NYC Metro Area 13,410 1.5 $46,270Median annual earnings for Chefs and Head Cooks in the New York City Metro Area: $46,270
National 134,190 1.0 $43,180

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

NYC Metro Area - Job Listings

Quality Branded - New York,NY
Quality Branded is hiring an Executive Chef! This position works under the culinary direction of a corporate Executive Chef and oversees the executio... Full Description

La Pecora Bianca - New York,NY
OPEN OUR NEW DOWNTOWN SPOT AS EXECUTIVE SOUS CHEF/#2HIGH VOLUME NYC EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!Located in NoMad and Midtown East, La Pecora Bianca, which mea... Full Description

Rule of Thirds - Brooklyn,NY
Rule of Thirds is a brand new Japanese restaurant opening in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, by Sunday Hospitality Group, the team behind Sunday in Brooklyn, Pi... Full Description

Flying Food Group - Newark,NJ
Job Responsibilities: Emphasis on Asian cuisine and cooking skills. Overall supervision of entire Hot Food department which include: Work with kitchen... Full Description

Lafayette - New York,NY
Lafayette is seeking an SOUS CHEF to join our hospitality family!Lafayette is an everyday grand cafe and bakery in ceremony of French cooking at the c... Full Description

Thomas Preti Events to Savor - New York,NY
Thomas Preti Events to Savor celebrates over 30 years of innovative culinary design and event management in the New York Tri-State Area. Since 1987, C... Full Description

PASTRY CHEF to join our small, dedicated team making some of the finest rustic artisan pastries in NYC.* 5.30 am-1.30 pm Thurs- Monday (40 HOURS WEEK)... Full Description

Charlie Bird - New York,NY
Charlie Bird is looking for a Sous Chef to join the team. This is a unique opportunity to become a part, contribute to and learn from a team of exper... Full Description

Arlo SoHo - New York,NY
We are looking for a Sushi chef that would create a high end sushi experience for our Lobby Bar. This person would 1. Help design sushi bar2. Create a... Full Description

Soho Diner - New York,NY
Soho Diner is a 24-hour elevated American diner that pays homage to the neighborhood s rich history by blending the simple pleasures of a New York fiv... Full Description

NYC Metro Area

MSA: New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
counties: Bronx (NY), Dutchess (NY), Kings (NY), Nassau (NY), New York (NY), Orange (NY), Putnam (NY), Queens (NY), Richmond (NY), Rockland (NY), Suffolk (NY), Westchester (NY), Bergen (NJ), Essex (NJ), Hudson (NJ), Hunterdon (NJ), Middlesex (NJ), Monmouth (NJ), Morris (NJ), Ocean (NJ), Passaic (NJ), Somerset (NJ), Sussex (NJ), Union (NJ), Pike (PA)

Job Openings

Quality Branded - New York,NY
La Pecora Bianca - New York,NY
Rule of Thirds - Brooklyn,NY
Flying Food Group - Newark,NJ
Lafayette - New York,NY
Thomas Preti Events to Savor - New York,NY