Culinary Schools In Arizona

Culinary classes faculty can choose to work at one of 16 accredited culinary schools in Arizona. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in culinary in the state of Arizona, which encompasses culinary training at the following levels:

  • Culinary Certificate
  • Associates degree in Culinary
  • Bachelors degree in Culinary


Schools

  1. Arizona Western College

    2020 S. Avenue 8E, Yuma, Arizona 85365-8834

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  2. Central Arizona College

    8470 N Overfield Rd, Coolidge, Arizona 85128-9030

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  3. Cochise College

    4190 W Highway 80, Douglas, Arizona 85607-9724

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  4. Mesa Community College

    1833 W Southern Ave, Mesa, Arizona 85202

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  5. Mohave Community College

    1971 Jagerson Ave, Kingman, Arizona 86409-1238

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  6. Phoenix College

    1202 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, Arizona 85013

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  7. Pima Community College

    401 North Bonita Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85709-5000

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  8. Rio Salado College

    2323 W 14th St, Tempe, Arizona 85281

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  9. Scottsdale Community College

    9000 E Chaparral Rd, Scottsdale, Arizona 85256

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  10. Maricopa Skill Center

    1245 E Buckeye, Phoenix, Arizona 85034-4101

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  11. Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Scottsdale

    8100 E Camelback Rd, Suite 1001, Scottsdale, Arizona 85251-2729

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  12. Estrella Mountain Community College

    3000 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, Arizona 85323-1000

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  13. The Art Institute of Phoenix

    2233 W Dunlap Ave, Phoenix, Arizona 85021-2859

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  14. East Valley Institute of Technology

    1601 W Main St, Mesa, Arizona 85201

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  15. The Art Institute of Tucson

    5099 E. Grant Rd. #100, Tucson, Arizona 85712

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  16. Arizona Culinary Institute

    10585 N 114th St Ste 401, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arizona Vs. National Culinary Employment

Arizona 46,250
National 2,077,050

Of all of the culinary professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Arizona.

Employment Growth for Culinary professionals In Arizona

46,280 47,880 48,090 45,610 46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Arizona, culinary is a shrinking field. In Arizona, 30 less culinary professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of culinary has shrunk by 0% in Arizona. This is slower than the trend for culinary professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of culinary professionals has shrunk by 1% between 2006 and 2010.

Culinary VS. All Professions salaries in Arizona

$23,606 $24,750 $24,976 $25,580 $26,194
$42,177 $43,423 $45,140 $46,513 $48,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by culinary professionals is increasing in Arizona. In 2006 culinary professionals made a mean salary of $23,606 per year, and in 2010 they made $26,194 per year.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Arizona

10th percentile
$17,760
25th percentile
$21,112
50th percentile
$25,168
75th percentile
$29,990
90th percentile
$36,488

Thus, culinary professionals' salaries grew by 10% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Arizona state, within the field of culinary, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid culinary professionals earn 105% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Arizona

Culinary
$26,194
Hospitality
$33,683
Restaurant Management
$51,300

In Arizona, culinary professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Culinary programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arizona

associate
13
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
25
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As the number of culinary professionals is decreasing in Arizona state, the number of students graduating from the 16 accredited culinary schools in Arizona state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 1,069 culinary graduates from culinary courses in Arizona and in 2010 there were 763 graduates.

This represents a 29% decrease in the number of culinary degree or certificate school graduates in Arizona state. A majority of these graduates, or 58%, graduated with a undergraduate certificate in culinary.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Arizona

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