New Jersey Restaurant Cooks: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Restaurant Cooks in New Jersey

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Fast Facts for Restaurant Cooks in New Jersey

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Atlantic City, Ocean City and Edison
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Trenton, Vineland and Camden
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Edison, Newark and Atlantic City

Salaries for Restaurant Cooks in New Jersey

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Newark, Trenton and Atlantic City

Schools for Restaurant Cooks in New Jersey are listed below.

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More New Jersey Cooking And Culinary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Atlantic Cape Community College Mays Landing Associate 6,922
Bergen Community College Paramus Associate 15,057
Brookdale Community College Lincroft Associate 14,025
Hudson County Community College Jersey City Associate 7,019

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Restaurant Cooks

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

New Jersey

Atlantic City 1710 $29250 1.62
Hammonton 1710 $29250 1.62
Ocean City 830 $28550 2.53
Trenton 1000 $24510 0.54
Vineland 170 $25140 0.35
Bridgeton 170 $25140 0.35
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