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Fast Facts for Cafeteria Cooks in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kankakee, Bloomington and Champaign
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chicago, Rockford and Danville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Champaign

Salaries for Cafeteria Cooks in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Danville and Champaign

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More Illinois Cafeteria Cooks Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Glen Ellyn
Associates
26,901
Joliet
Associates
15,383
Grayslake
Associates
14,768
Palatine
Associates
14,142
River Grove
Associates
11,386
Elgin
Associates
9,918
Belleville
Associates
9,515
East Peoria
Associates
9,290
Chicago
Associates
8,486
Champaign
Associates
7,569
Chicago
Associates
7,407
Crystal Lake
Associates
6,371
Chicago
Associates
6,183
Springfield
Associates
5,744
Mattoon
Associates
5,107
Centralia
Associates
3,665
Chicago
Associates
3,472
Decatur
Associates
2,839
Chicago
Masters
2,703
Danville
Associates
2,666
Ina
Associates
2,489
Chicago
Bachelors
1,371
Chicago
Bachelors
1,200
Chicago
Associates
418

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Cafeteria Cooks

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Cafeteria Cooks

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Cafeteria Cooks relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Carbondale-Marion340 $27,800
Champaign-Urbana410 $29,240
Danville160 $26,860
Decatur370 $23,590
Bloomington340 $30,630
Kankakee270 $24,710
Peoria680 $25,210
Rockford350 $25,170
Springfield390 $24,810

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