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High School Diploma

Food Preparation

  • Entry Level Salary: $19,470
  • Median Salary: $22,240
  • Job Growth (10 yr): Moderate

Server

  • Entry Level Salary: $18,400
  • Median Salary: $20,430
  • Job Growth (10 yr): Moderate

 

Associate's Degree/Certificate (1-2 years)

Restaurant Manager

  • Entry Level Salary: $46,280
  • Median Salary: $54,530
  • Job Growth (10 yr): Moderate

Chef/Head Cook

  • Entry Level Salary: $36,130
  • Median Salary: $43,030
  • Job Growth (10 yr): Very High

 

Bachelor's Degree (4 years)

Meeting/Convention Planner

  • Entry Level Salary: $32,050
  • Median Salary: $37,610
  • Job Growth (10 yr): Very High

Lodging Manager

  • Entry Level Salary: $45,920
  • Median Salary: $57,410
  • Job Growth (10 yr): High