Ohio Culinary and Cooking Schools (Chef Schools)

Career Information for Chefs in Ohio

Chefs picture    Chefs image

Fast Facts for Chefs in Ohio

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Youngstown, Cleveland and Cincinnati
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dayton, Canton and Akron
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Cleveland, Cincinnati and Columbus

Salaries for Chefs in Ohio

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Toledo, Dayton and Columbus

Schools for Chefs in Ohio are listed below.

Find a school near you

More Ohio Culinary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Cincinnati Associate 8,507
Cleveland State University Cleveland Doctorate & First Professional 15,038
Columbus State Community College Columbus Associate 23,057
Cuyahoga Community College Cleveland Associate 24,563
Hocking College Nelsonville Associate 4,341
Lakeland Community College Kirtland Associate 8,934
Sinclair Community College Dayton Associate 18,691
University of Akron Main Campus Akron Doctorate & First Professional 23,007
Zane State College Zanesville Associate 2,049

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Chefs

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


Akron 170 $38870 0.56
Canton 60 $36110 0.41
Massillon 60 $36110 0.41
Cleveland 800 $41030 0.84
Elyria 800 $41030 0.84
Columbus 640 $39250 0.68
Dayton 160 $41940 0.45
Lima 0 $34900 0
Mansfield 30 $23510 0.68
Toledo 220 $43510 0.8
Employment For:

Find a school near you

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104