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Culinary Schools
In Fort Lauderdale, Florida

In Fort Lauderdale, there are 3 culinary 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 Fort Lauderdale, which includes culinary training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Culinary Employment

Fort Lauderdale 10,630
Florida 122,260

Of the 122,260 culinary professionals employed in Florida, 10,630 work in Fort Lauderdale. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fort Lauderdale, there has been a 9% growth in the number of culinary professionals. As the number of culinary professionals in Fort Lauderdale has increased, overall employment in Fort Lauderdale has also increased.

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Culinary employment growth

113,810 114,850 116,160 113,910 122,260
9,740 9,900 9,660 9,910 10,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Lauderdale

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in Fort Lauderdale

$24,082 $25,788 $25,844 $26,226 $25,700
$37,810 $38,990 $40,040 $40,790 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in Fort Lauderdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for culinary professionals in Fort Lauderdale have increased. Fort Lauderdale culinary professionals made $25,700 per year, on average, in 2010. Culinary professionals in Fort Lauderdale made a yearly average salary of $24,082, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fort Lauderdale.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Fort Lauderdale

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Culinary professionals in Fort Lauderdale make a median yearly salary of $23,392. The 10% of culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,350 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 105% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Fort Lauderdale

Restaurant Management

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

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in Fort Lauderdale


Many of Fort Lauderdale's culinary professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited culinary schools in the city.

Culinary Programs Offered In Fort Lauderdale


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in culinary offered by Fort Lauderdale's culinary schools.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In Fort Lauderdale


Approximately 51 students completed culinary courses in 2010.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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