dcsimg

Food Preparation Workers picture    Food Preparation Workers image

Fast Facts for Food Preparation Workers in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kankakee, Bloomington and Decatur
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Rockford and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Rockford

Salaries for Food Preparation Workers in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Champaign, Chicago and Decatur

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  1
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Culinary Arts (D)
  • Culinary Arts (AS)
  • Baking & Pastry (D)
  • With an education from an Art Institutes school, imagine what you could create.

More Illinois Food Preparation Workers Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Chicago
Associate
6,140
Glen Ellyn
Associate
25,768
Grayslake
Associate
16,010
Danville
Associate
2,832
Elgin
Associate
9,613
Palatine
Associate
15,156
East Peoria
Associate
11,804
Quincy
Associate
2,417
Joliet
Associate
13,149
Centralia
Associate
5,041
Ina
Associate
4,821
Chicago
Bachelor
1,289
Belleville
Associate
13,713
Canton
Associate
2,139
Chicago
Bachelor
2,867
River Grove
Associate
15,658

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Food Preparation Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Food Preparation Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Food Preparation Workers relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bloomington 540 $19,670
Carbondale 390 $20,650
Marion 390 $20,650
Champaign 800 $19,580
Urbana 800 $19,580
Danville 140 $19,260
Decatur 720 $18,820
Peoria 1460 $19,120
Rockford N/A $19,270
Kankakee 290 $19,050
Springfield 800 $20,240

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Back to Top