Tennessee Food Preparation Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Food Preparation Workers in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for Food Preparation Workers in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Cleveland, Kingsport and Chattanooga
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jackson, Morristown and Knoxville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga

Salaries for Food Preparation Workers in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Jackson, Knoxville and Johnson City

Schools for Food Preparation Workers in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Food Preparation Workers Schools in Tennessee

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More Tennessee Food Preparation Workers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Nashville State Technical Community College Nashville Associate 7,077
Walters State Community College Morristown Associate 5,825

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Food Preparation Workers

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


Jackson 400 $18190 1.02
Johnson City 400 $18410 0.85
Cleveland 430 $17870 1.51
Knoxville 2050 $18860 0.88
Morristown 0 $18010 0
Nashville 6550 $19250 1.19
Davidson 6550 $19250 1.19
Murfreesboro 6550 $19250 1.19
Franklin 6550 $19250 1.19
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