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Culinary Schools
In Springfield, Illinois

In Springfield, there is only one culinary school where culinary faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in culinary in the city of Springfield, which encompasses culinary training at the culinary certificate level.


Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Illinois Culinary Employment

Springfield 2,000
Illinois 86,030

Of the 86,030 culinary professionals employed in Illinois, 2,000 work in Springfield. The number of culinary professionals in Springfield has shrunk by 14% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for culinary professionals in Springfield has decreased, overall employment in Springfield has increased.

Springfield Vs. Illinois Culinary employment growth

96,220 92,000 86,370 85,140 86,030
2,330 2,250 1,680 1,790 2,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$20,310 $21,544 $23,260 $22,280 $22,458
$38,260 $40,150 $41,300 $42,900 $44,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

Salaries for culinary professionals in Springfield have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $22,458 per year was earned by culinary professionals in Springfield. Four years earlier in 2006, culinary professionals in Springfield made an average salary of $20,310 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Springfield.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Springfield

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Culinary professionals make a median salary of $20,300 per year in Springfield. The 10% of culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,230 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $30,920 per year.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Springfield

Restaurant Management

On average culinary professionals in Springfield earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Springfield.

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in Springfield


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

Culinary Programs Offered In Springfield


Springfield's culinary schools offer 2 culinary degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In Springfield


In 2010 approximately 14 students graduated from culinary courses.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Illinois

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