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Culinary Schools
In Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The city of Baton Rouge has 2 schools where culinary faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of culinary and culinary education in Baton Rouge, which includes culinary training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Culinary Employment

Baton Rouge 6,440
Louisiana 33,080

Of the 33,080 culinary professionals employed in Louisiana, 6,440 work in Baton Rouge. The number of culinary professionals in Baton Rouge has grown by 8% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of culinary professionals in Baton Rouge has increased, overall employment in Baton Rouge has also increased.

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Culinary employment growth

39,730 38,600 37,620 36,090 33,080
5,980 6,470 6,680 6,480 6,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Baton Rouge

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in Baton Rouge

$19,390 $19,432 $19,776 $20,686 $21,228
$34,520 $35,250 $37,210 $38,170 $39,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in Baton Rouge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Baton Rouge

As the number of culinary professionals in Baton Rouge has grown, salaries for culinary professionals have also increased. Baton Rouge culinary professionals made $21,228 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, culinary professionals in Baton Rouge made an average salary of $19,390 per year. The growth in the salary of culinary professionals in Baton Rouge is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Baton Rouge

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Baton Rouge culinary professionals earn a median yearly salary of $20,124. The 10% of culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $16,948 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $27,394 per year.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Baton Rouge

Restaurant Management

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

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in Baton Rouge


There are 2 accredited culinary schools in the city. Many of Baton Rouge's culinary professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Culinary Programs Offered In Baton Rouge


Baton Rouge's culinary schools offer 4 culinary degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In Baton Rouge


Approximately 112 students completed culinary courses in 2010.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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