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Culinary Schools
In El Cajon, California

There is only one culinary school in El Cajon for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in culinary in the city of El Cajon, which encompasses culinary training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

El Cajon Vs. California Culinary Employment

El Cajon 22,530
California 251,520

Exactly 22,530 of California's 251,520 culinary professionals work in El Cajon. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of culinary professionals in El Cajon has shrunk by 4%. Overall employment in El Cajon has increased.

El Cajon Vs. California Culinary employment growth

256,200 269,590 269,290 257,280 251,520
23,390 24,840 23,980 23,110 22,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: El Cajon

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in El Cajon

$26,536 $27,768 $27,738 $29,084 $29,326
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in El Cajon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in El Cajon

In El Cajon, salaries for culinary professionals have increased. In 2010 El Cajon culinary professionals earned an average yearly salary of $29,326. Culinary professionals in El Cajon made a yearly average salary of $26,536, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of culinary professionals in El Cajon is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in El Cajon

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Culinary professionals in El Cajon make a median yearly salary of $27,602. The 10% of culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,426 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 76% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in El Cajon

Restaurant Management

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

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in El Cajon


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

Culinary Programs Offered In El Cajon


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in culinary offered by El Cajon's culinary schools.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In El Cajon


Approximately 56 students graduated from culinary courses in 2010.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in El Cajon, California

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