Indiana Restaurant Cooks: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Restaurant Cooks in Indiana

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Fast Facts for Restaurant Cooks in Indiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bloomington, Kokomo and Muncie
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Elkhart, Gary and Terre Haute
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Indianapolis, Fort Wayne and Gary

Salaries for Restaurant Cooks in Indiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Indianapolis, South Bend and Columbus

Schools for Restaurant Cooks in Indiana are listed below.

Selected Cooking And Culinary Schools in Indiana

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School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Vincennes University Vincennes Bachelor 10,750

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Restaurant Cooks

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


Fort Wayne 2160 $19200 1.24
Bloomington 770 $19730 1.37
Indianapolis 8130 $22790 0.98
Carmel 8130 $22790 0.98
Anderson 8130 $22790 0.98
Columbus 430 $21230 1.05
Elkhart 620 $20140 0.6
Goshen 620 $20140 0.6
Kokomo 290 $20650 0.89
Lafayette 590 $21590 0.79
West Lafayette 590 $21590 0.79
Michigan City 430 $21110 1.28
La Porte 430 $21110 1.28
Muncie 400 $21050 1.12
Terre Haute 550 $19470 0.99
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