Missouri Restaurant Cooks: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Restaurant Cooks in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Restaurant Cooks in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: St. Joseph, Columbia and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jefferson City, St. Louis and Joplin
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield

Salaries for Restaurant Cooks in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: St. Louis, Kansas City and St. Joseph

Schools for Restaurant Cooks in Missouri are listed below.

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More Missouri Cooking And Culinary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
East Central College Union Associate 3,604
Jefferson College Hillsboro Associate 4,865
Mineral Area College Park Hills Associate 3,061
Ozarks Technical Community College Springfield Associate 10,250
Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park Saint Louis Associate 7,230

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Restaurant Cooks

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


Jefferson City 490 $20550 0.83
Columbia 1050 $19620 1.39
Joplin 530 $19350 0.82
Springfield 1860 $19640 1.13
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