Iowa Baking Schools and Baking Careers

Career Information for Bakers in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Bakers in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sioux City, Davenport and Ames
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Cedar Rapids, Des Moines and Waterloo
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Davenport, Des Moines and Sioux City

Salaries for Bakers in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Sioux City, Des Moines and Ames

Schools for Bakers in Iowa are listed below.

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More Iowa Baking Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Associate 18,320
Eastern Iowa Community College District Davenport Associate 7,329
Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa Associate 4,174
Iowa Central Community College Fort Dodge Associate 5,731
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids Associate 15,091

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Bakers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Bakers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Ames 70 $25800 1.2
Iowa City 100 $24430 0.9
Cedar Rapids 160 $24420 0.87
Des Moines 420 $24730 0.94
West Des Moines 420 $24730 0.94
Dubuque 50 $26200 0.63
Waterloo 130 $24210 1.11
Cedar Falls 130 $24210 1.11
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