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Culinary Schools
In Kinston, North Carolina

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


Professional Trends

Kinston Vs. North Carolina Culinary Employment

Kinston 2,780
North Carolina 49,960

Of the 49,960 culinary professionals employed in North Carolina, 2,780 work in Kinston. There has been a 24% decline in the number of culinary professionals in Kinston between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of culinary professionals in Kinston has decreased, overall employment in Kinston has increased.

Kinston Vs. North Carolina Culinary employment growth

50,780 50,760 51,000 51,690 49,960
3,660 3,740 3,480 No data 2,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Kinston

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in Kinston

$19,116 $20,210 $21,024 No data $23,782
$29,710 $31,060 $32,020 No data $34,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in Kinston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kinston

In Kinston, salaries for culinary professionals have increased. In 2010 culinary professionals in Kinston reportedly earned an average salary of $23,782 per year. The average salary for culinary professionals in Kinston was $19,116 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of culinary professionals in Kinston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Kinston

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Culinary professionals in Kinston earn a median salary of $23,518 per year. The difference in pay between the culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 119%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $15,814 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $34,628 per year.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Kinston

Restaurant Management

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

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in Kinston


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

Culinary Programs Offered In Kinston


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

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In Kinston


In 2010 approximately 19 students graduated from culinary courses.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Kinston, North Carolina

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