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Culinary Arts

Career information in the exciting culinary industry

Career information for tasteful careers in culinary arts

As international cuisine has gained popularity and local eateries have found a foothold in competitive markets, culinary arts careers have boomed. Browse through culinary arts careers to discover which one works for you.

Popular Culinary Arts Careers

Chef: Chefs prepare food and oversee restaurants’ daily food preparations. Ideal candidates possess creativity and have an interest in culinary arts.

    • Growth rate: no change
    • Median annual salary: $40,630

Bartender: Bartenders quickly fill drink orders taken directly from patrons at the bar or from servers who place them for dining room customers. Ideal candidates are friendly, think quickly and can multitask.

    • Growth rate: 9%
    • Median annual salary: $18,680

Server: Servers take customer orders, serve food and beverages, prepare itemized checks and process payments. Ideal candidates can work comfortably in a fast-paced environment.

    • Growth rate: 9%
    • Median annual salary: $18,330
(Data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
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