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Culinary Schools
In Bakersfield, California

Culinary faculty can choose to work at only one culinary school in Bakersfield. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of culinary and culinary education in Bakersfield, which includes culinary training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Bakersfield Vs. California Culinary Employment

Bakersfield 4,320
California 251,520

Exactly 4,320 of California's 251,520 culinary professionals work in Bakersfield. Between 2006 and 2010, in Bakersfield, there has been a 8% growth in the number of culinary professionals. Overall employment in Bakersfield has also increased.

Bakersfield Vs. California Culinary employment growth

256,200 269,590 269,290 257,280 251,520
3,990 4,410 4,640 3,980 4,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Bakersfield

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in Bakersfield

$23,834 $26,168 $23,628 $28,306 $29,384
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in Bakersfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bakersfield

As the number of culinary professionals in Bakersfield has grown, salaries for culinary professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $29,384 per year was earned by culinary professionals in Bakersfield. Four years earlier in 2006, culinary professionals in Bakersfield made an average salary of $23,834 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bakersfield.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Bakersfield

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Bakersfield culinary professionals earn a median yearly salary of $28,622. The difference in pay between the culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 80%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $21,302 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $38,440 per year.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Bakersfield

Restaurant Management

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

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in Bakersfield


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

Culinary Programs Offered In Bakersfield


Bakersfield's culinary schools offer 3 culinary degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In Bakersfield


In 2010 approximately 12 students graduated from culinary courses.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Bakersfield, California

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