North Carolina Culinary and Cooking Schools (Chef Schools)

Career Information for Chefs in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Chefs in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fayetteville, Durham and Charlotte
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hickory, Winston-Salem and Greensboro
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Durham

Salaries for Chefs in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Winston-Salem, Greensboro and Asheville

Schools for Chefs in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Culinary Schools in North Carolina

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More North Carolina Culinary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alamance Community College Graham Associate 3,925
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Asheville Associate 6,408
Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute Hudson Associate 3,728
Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Associate 7,570
Carteret Community College Morehead City Associate 1,628
Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte Associate 18,052
College of the Albemarle Elizabeth City Associate 2,117
Fayetteville Technical Community College Fayetteville Associate 9,063
Guilford Technical Community College Jamestown Associate 10,571
Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte Charlotte Bachelor 2,569
Lenoir Community College Kinston Associate 2,733
Montgomery Community College Troy Associate 954
Nash Community College Rocky Mount Associate 2,916
Robeson Community College Lumberton Associate 1,788
Sandhills Community College Pinehurst Associate 3,826
Southwestern Community College Sylva Sylva Associate 2,040
Wake Technical Community College Raleigh Associate 12,238
Wilkes Community College Wilkesboro Associate 2,476

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Chefs

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for North Carolina. 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

North Carolina

Asheville 150 $40980 0.89
Fayetteville 40 $39500 0.34
Greensboro 150 $40550 0.45
High Point 150 $40550 0.45
Hickory 60 $36910 0.46
Lenoir 60 $36910 0.46
Morganton 60 $36910 0.46
Durham 160 $38810 0.6
Chapel Hill 160 $38810 0.6
Raleigh 320 $44680 0.61
Wilmington 30 $43260 0.3
Winston 100 $39360 0.43
Salem 100 $39360 0.43
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