Numbers of Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations in Oregon

Occupation group

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 132,340
2002 132,500
2003 131,440
2004 135,250
2005 139,130
2006 144,300
2007 150,230
2008 154,740
2009 148,920
2010 145,410
2011 146,620
2012 147,800
2013 153,520
2014 159,650
2015 164,260
2016 170,710
2017 175,270
2018 183,200

Individual occupations

Chefs and Head Cooks

Year Number
2001 980
2002 970
2003 1,020
2004 1,230
2005 1,270
2006 1,280
2007 1,410
2008 1,290
2009 1,190
2010 1,020
2011 1,070
2012 1,380
2013 1,550
2014 1,510
2015 1,330
2016 1,150
2017 1,540
2018 1,790

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Year Number
2001 8,890
2002 8,520
2003 8,880
2004 10,230
2005 9,870
2006 10,020
2007 9,580
2008 9,840
2009 9,650
2010 9,230
2011 9,160
2012 9,830
2013 10,300
2014 10,740
2015 10,820
2016 11,270
2017 12,320
2018 12,870

Cooks, Fast Food

Year Number
2001 6,160
2002 5,790
2003 7,170
2004 7,990
2005 9,230
2006 6,750
2007 6,020
2008 6,660
2009 7,040
2010 6,930
2011 7,220
2012 7,020
2013 6,430
2014 7,510
2015 8,660
2016 9,740
2017 7,030
2018 5,440

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Year Number
2001 4,420
2002 4,960
2003 4,800
2004 4,290
2005 4,460
2006 4,560
2007 5,000
2008 5,040
2009 5,520
2010 5,610
2011 5,520
2012 5,310
2013 5,620
2014 6,040
2015 6,160
2016 5,610
2017 5,670
2018 5,950

Cooks, Restaurant

Year Number
2001 10,600
2002 11,500
2003 11,420
2004 12,050
2005 12,600
2006 13,800
2007 14,200
2008 14,280
2009 13,910
2010 13,640
2011 15,980
2012 16,720
2013 20,270
2014 21,920
2015 22,960
2016 22,290
2017 22,070
2018 22,470

Cooks, Short Order

Year Number
2001 1,030
2002 1,260
2003 1,610
2004 2,030
2005 2,340
2006 1,440
2007 1,710
2008 1,610
2009 1,600
2010 1,830
2011 1,760
2012 1,710
2013 1,370
2014 1,220
2015 1,090
2016 970
2017 1,390
2018 1,560

Cooks, All Other

Year Number
2005 50
2007 80
2008 110
2009 120
2010 160
2011 150
2012 160
2013 120
2014 80
2015 220
2016 300
2017 350
2018 400

Food Preparation Workers

Year Number
2001 13,470
2002 14,950
2003 17,280
2004 17,010
2005 13,090
2006 10,830
2007 12,230
2008 12,150
2009 11,540
2010 9,420
2011 10,990
2012 13,250
2013 15,890
2014 13,740
2015 13,360
2016 14,010
2017 14,270
2018 14,110

Bartenders

Year Number
2001 5,210
2002 6,660
2003 6,800
2004 6,020
2005 7,180
2006 7,280
2007 7,460
2008 8,520
2009 8,980
2010 10,270
2011 9,340
2012 10,060
2013 10,290
2014 10,410
2015 9,620
2016 9,040
2017 9,160
2018 9,580

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Year Number
2001 24,740
2002 20,620
2003 19,620
2004 20,420
2005 28,640
2006 32,580
2007 33,930
2008 36,990
2009 36,480
2010 38,880
2011 36,850
2012 33,390
2013 31,020
2014 32,330
2015 34,700
2016 34,950
2017 37,040
2018 39,850

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2001 13,230
2002 10,340
2003 9,520
2004 9,080
2005 5,750
2006 8,290
2007 10,500
2008 10,660
2009 8,830
2010 6,010
2011 5,100
2012 5,800
2013 6,730
2014 8,090
2015 8,540
2016 9,950
2017 9,240
2018 11,990

Waiters and Waitresses

Year Number
2001 24,020
2002 26,950
2003 25,530
2004 26,320
2005 26,830
2006 27,570
2007 28,040
2008 27,260
2009 26,160
2010 25,410
2011 26,530
2012 25,820
2013 26,190
2014 28,180
2015 29,660
2016 33,100
2017 33,480
2018 33,390

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Year Number
2001 1,760
2002 2,240
2003 2,020
2004 2,520
2005 2,490
2006 3,030
2007 3,060
2008 2,770
2009 2,590
2010 2,490
2011 2,590
2012 2,530
2013 2,530
2014 2,470
2015 2,650
2016 2,850
2017 4,440
2018 4,750

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Year Number
2001 4,180
2002 4,580
2003 4,210
2004 4,400
2005 3,920
2006 4,410
2007 4,080
2008 4,150
2009 3,660
2010 3,680
2011 3,320
2012 3,550
2013 3,490
2014 4,180
2015 4,020
2016 4,270
2017 4,510
2018 5,410

Dishwashers

Year Number
2001 7,490
2002 7,270
2003 6,770
2004 6,820
2005 6,910
2006 7,320
2007 7,500
2008 7,590
2009 6,880
2010 6,530
2011 6,630
2012 6,720
2013 6,720
2014 6,300
2015 5,810
2016 6,290
2017 7,490
2018 8,060

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Year Number
2001 3,840
2002 3,620
2003 3,180
2004 3,220
2005 3,360
2006 3,400
2007 3,680
2008 3,810
2009 3,300
2010 2,950
2011 2,970
2012 2,880
2013 3,450
2014 3,410
2015 3,370
2016 3,650
2017 4,200
2018 4,520

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,140
2007 1,770
2008 2,010
2009 1,480
2010 1,340
2011 1,450
2012 1,670
2013 1,550
2014 1,540
2015 1,280
2016 1,260
2017 1,070
2018 1,080