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Fast Facts for Food Preparation Workers in New Mexico

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Santa Fe and Las Cruces
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Farmington and Albuquerque
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Albuquerque and Santa Fe

Salaries for Food Preparation Workers in New Mexico

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Santa Fe and Albuquerque

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More New Mexico Food Preparation Workers 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
Total Enrollment
Albuquerque
Associates
24,442
Las Cruces
Associates
7,917
Portales
Masters
6,023
Santa Fe
Associates
4,581
Roswell
Associates
2,686
Ranchos de Taos
Associates
1,360
Las Vegas
Associates
1,356
Ruidoso
Associates
610
Albuquerque
Associates
366

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Food Preparation Workers

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Food Preparation Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Food Preparation Workers 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
Albuquerque1840 $22,240
Farmington380 $20,660
Las Cruces260 $22,170
Santa Fe400 $25,160

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