FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Culinary Schools
In La Quinta, California

Culinary faculty can choose to work at only one culinary school in La Quinta. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of culinary and culinary education in La Quinta, which includes culinary training at the culinary certificate level.


Professional Trends

La Quinta Vs. California Culinary Employment

La Quinta 24,120
California 251,520

Exactly 24,120 of the 251,520 culinary professionals employed in California, work in La Quinta. Between 2006 and 2010, in La Quinta, there has been a 9% decline in the number of culinary professionals. Overall employment in La Quinta has increased.

La Quinta Vs. California Culinary employment growth

256,200 269,590 269,290 257,280 251,520
26,490 28,450 28,090 26,320 24,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: La Quinta

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in La Quinta

$24,594 $26,476 $27,276 $29,020 $29,320
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in La Quinta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Quinta

As the number of culinary professionals in La Quinta has shrunk, salaries for culinary professionals have increased. In 2010 culinary professionals in La Quinta reportedly earned an average salary of $29,320 per year. Culinary professionals in La Quinta made a yearly average salary of $24,594, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of culinary professionals in La Quinta is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in La Quinta

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Culinary professionals make a median salary of $26,790 per year in La Quinta. The difference in pay between the culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 105%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,354 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $41,702 per year.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in La Quinta

Restaurant Management

La Quinta culinary professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in La Quinta


There is only one accredited culinary school in the city. Many of La Quinta's culinary professionals are graduates of this school.

Culinary Programs Offered In La Quinta

No data at this time.

La Quinta's culinary school offers one culinary degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In La Quinta

No data at this time.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in La Quinta, California

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are currently gathering data for the number of culinary faculty in La Quinta, growth in the field of culinary academia and culinary faculty salaries in La Quinta. If you are involved in teaching culinary courses to students at the certificate in culinary level, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of culinary in La Quinta. A summary of the data collected thus far will be available to you once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database