New York Culinary and Cooking Schools (Chef Schools)

Career Information for Chefs in New York

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Fast Facts for Chefs in New York

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Glens Falls, Kingston and Utica
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Syracuse, Buffalo and Rochester
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New York, Nassau and Albany

Salaries for Chefs in New York

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New York, Nassau and Syracuse

Schools for Chefs in New York are listed below.

Selected Culinary Schools in New York

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Founded in 1984 as The French Culinary Institute, the International Culinary Center (ICC) is an award-winning school for professional fast-track culinary, pastry and wine education. ICC has received multiple “Best Vocational Cooking School” awards and holds the highest honor, School of Excellence, from the accrediting commission ACCSC.

  • Programs: Culinary Entrepreneurship, Italian Culinary Experience, Intensive Sommelier Training, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More New York Culinary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Erie Community College Buffalo Associate 13,053
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Johnstown Associate 2,235
Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch Utica Associate 6,044
Morrisville State College Morrisville Bachelor 3,388
Nassau Community College Garden City Associate 21,483
Niagara County Community College Sanborn Associate 6,331
Onondaga Community College Syracuse Associate 10,637
Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science Paul Smiths Bachelor 921
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill Cobleskill Bachelor 2,592
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi Delhi Bachelor 2,767
SUNY Westchester Community College Valhalla Associate 12,073
Schenectady County Community College Schenectady Associate 4,367
Suffolk County Community College Selden Associate 22,092
Sullivan County Community College Loch Sheldrake Associate 1,611

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Chefs

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for New York. 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 Chefs 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

New York

Albany 600 $42540 1.46
Schenectady 600 $42540 1.46
Troy 600 $42540 1.46
Glens Falls 100 $42810 2.01
Ithaca 130 $41900 2.78
Buffalo 580 $31140 1.15
Cheektowaga 580 $31140 1.15
Niagara Falls 580 $31140 1.15
Binghamton 90 $48430 0.92
Elmira 30 $35600 1.03
Kingston 170 $35370 3.18
Rochester 560 $35500 1.18
Syracuse 190 $39610 0.67
Utica 260 $24700 2.3
Rome 260 $24700 2.3
Watertown 0 $35730 0
Fort Drum 0 $35730 0
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