Culinary Schools
In Akron, Ohio

The city of Akron 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 Akron, which includes culinary training at the culinary associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Culinary Employment

Akron 3,990
Ohio 79,720

Of the 79,720 culinary professionals employed in Ohio, 3,990 work in Akron. Between 2006 and 2010, in Akron, there has been a 41% decline in the number of culinary professionals. As the employment for culinary professionals in Akron has decreased, overall employment in Akron has increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Culinary employment growth

109,750 97,410 86,550 77,070 79,720
6,740 5,680 5,250 4,400 3,990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$23,314 $24,250 $25,518 $25,350 $25,726
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of culinary professionals in Akron has shrunk, salaries for culinary professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $25,726 per year was earned by culinary professionals in Akron. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for culinary professionals in Akron was $23,314 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Akron

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Culinary professionals make a median salary of $24,240 per year in Akron. The difference in pay between the culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 94%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $19,360 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $37,472 per year.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Akron

Restaurant Management

On average culinary professionals in Akron earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Akron.

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in Akron


Many of Akron's culinary professionals are graduates of the only accredited culinary school in the city.

Culinary Programs Offered In Akron


There is one degree and certificate program in culinary offered by Akron's culinary school.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In Akron


In 2010 approximately 10 students graduated from culinary courses.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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