Oregon Culinary and Cooking Schools (Chef Schools)

Career Information for Chefs in Oregon

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Fast Facts for Chefs in Oregon

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bend and Eugene
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Portland and Salem
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Portland and Eugene

Salaries for Chefs in Oregon

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bend and Salem

Schools for Chefs in Oregon are listed below.

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More Oregon Culinary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Oregon Community College Bend Associate 4,440
Lane Community College Eugene Associate 8,618
Linn-Benton Community College Albany Associate 5,290
Southwestern Oregon Community College Coos Bay Associate 2,344
Umpqua Community College Roseburg Associate 2,122

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Chefs

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


Bend 70 $37110 1.13
Redmond 70 $37110 1.13
Corvallis 40 $36720 1.35
Eugene 120 $38750 0.9
Salem 50 $45080 0.37
Medford 140 $31940 1.85
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