Arizona Restaurant Cooks: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Restaurant Cooks in Arizona

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Fast Facts for Restaurant Cooks in Arizona

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Flagstaff, Kingman and Prescott
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Phoenix, Tucson and Yuma
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Phoenix, Tucson and Flagstaff

Salaries for Restaurant Cooks in Arizona

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Phoenix, Prescott and Flagstaff

Schools for Restaurant Cooks in Arizona are listed below.

Selected Cooking And Culinary Schools in Arizona

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More Arizona Cooking And Culinary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cochise College Douglas Associate 4,133
Estrella Mountain Community College Avondale Associate 5,973
Mohave Community College Kingman Associate 5,879
Phoenix College Phoenix Associate 11,097
Rio Salado College Tempe Associate 18,331
Scottsdale Community College Scottsdale Associate 10,371

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Restaurant Cooks

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Restaurant Cooks

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Restaurant 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


Flagstaff 1100 $23860 2.27
Phoenix 17320 $22990 1.11
Mesa 17320 $22990 1.11
Scottsdale 17320 $22990 1.11
Prescott 740 $23200 1.52
Lake Havasu City 430 $22160 1.15
Kingman 430 $22160 1.15
Sierra Vista 200 $22300 0.7
Douglas 200 $22300 0.7
Tucson 3890 $22170 1.31
Yuma 510 $20510 0.99
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