Connecticut Cooks: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Cooks in Connecticut

Fast Facts for Cooks in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Bridgeport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Hartford
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Bridgeport

Salaries for Cooks in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Bridgeport

Schools for Cooks in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Cooking Schools in Connecticut

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More Connecticut Cooking Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Norwalk Community College Norwalk Associate 6,231
University of New Haven West Haven Doctorate 4,774

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Cooks

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Connecticut. 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 Cooks 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 Haven 90 $35330 2.89
Waterbury 0 $38120 0
Hartford 220 $30050 3.39
West Hartford 220 $30050 3.39
East Hartford 220 $30050 3.39
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