Culinary Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Culinary faculty can choose to work at one of 6 culinary schools in Philadelphia. The trends in Philadelphia's culinary academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes culinary training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Culinary Employment

Philadelphia 22,620
Pennsylvania 80,830

Of the 80,830 culinary professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 22,620 work in Philadelphia. There has been a 7% decline in the number of culinary professionals in Philadelphia between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Culinary employment growth

83,100 80,140 79,380 80,010 80,830
24,410 23,120 21,630 21,170 22,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$24,236 $27,060 $29,056 $30,640 $29,524
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

Salaries for culinary professionals in Philadelphia have increased. Philadelphia culinary professionals made $29,524 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, culinary professionals in Philadelphia made an average salary of $24,236 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Philadelphia

10th percentile
$18,568
25th percentile
$22,696
50th percentile
$28,354
75th percentile
$34,780
90th percentile
$42,976

Culinary professionals in Philadelphia earn a median salary of $28,354 per year. The 10% of culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,568 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $42,976 per year.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Culinary
$29,524
Hospitality
$37,770
Restaurant Management
$55,650

Culinary professional salaries in Philadelphia are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in Philadelphia

6

There are 6 accredited culinary schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's culinary professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Culinary Programs Offered In Philadelphia

associate
6
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total12

Philadelphia's culinary schools offer 12 culinary degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In Philadelphia

associate
164
bachelor
54
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
16
Total234

Approximately 234 students completed culinary courses in 2010.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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