Culinary Schools
In San Luis Obispo, California

The city of San Luis Obispo has only one school where culinary faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of culinary and culinary education in San Luis Obispo, which includes culinary training at the following levels:

  • Culinary Certificate
  • Associates degree in Culinary


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Culinary Employment

San Luis Obispo 2,150
California 251,520

Of the 251,520 culinary professionals employed in California, 2,150 work in San Luis Obispo. The number of culinary professionals in San Luis Obispo has shrunk by 18% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for culinary professionals in San Luis Obispo has decreased, overall employment in San Luis Obispo has also decreased.

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Culinary employment growth

256,200 269,590 269,290 257,280 251,520
2,630 2,580 2,260 2,260 2,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Luis Obispo

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in San Luis Obispo

$23,412 $25,384 $28,286 $30,948 $25,163
$38,580 $39,290 $41,410 $43,470 $44,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in San Luis Obispo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Luis Obispo

Salaries for culinary professionals in San Luis Obispo have increased. In 2010 San Luis Obispo culinary professionals earned an average yearly salary of $25,163. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for culinary professionals in San Luis Obispo was $23,412 per year. The growth in the salary of culinary professionals in San Luis Obispo is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in San Luis Obispo

10th percentile
$18,857
25th percentile
$20,423
50th percentile
$24,097
75th percentile
$30,113
90th percentile
$32,073

Culinary professionals make a median salary of $24,097 per year in San Luis Obispo. The difference in pay between the culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 70%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $18,857 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $32,073 per year.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in San Luis Obispo

Culinary
$25,163
Hospitality
$34,164
Restaurant Management
$51,720

On average culinary professional salaries in San Luis Obispo are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in San Luis Obispo

1

There is only one accredited culinary school in the city. Many of San Luis Obispo's culinary professionals are graduates of this school.

Culinary Programs Offered In San Luis Obispo

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in culinary offered by San Luis Obispo's culinary schools.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In San Luis Obispo

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

In 2010 approximately 4 students graduated from culinary courses.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in San Luis Obispo, California

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