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Culinary Schools
In Sylva, North Carolina

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


Professional Trends

Sylva Vs. North Carolina Culinary Employment

Sylva 2,720
North Carolina 49,960

Of the 49,960 culinary professionals employed in North Carolina, 2,720 work in Sylva. Between 2006 and 2010, in Sylva, there has been a 24% decline in the number of culinary professionals. As the number of culinary professionals in Sylva has decreased, overall employment in Sylva has increased.

Sylva Vs. North Carolina Culinary employment growth

50,780 50,760 51,000 51,690 49,960
3,600 3,820 3,520 No data 2,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Sylva

Culinary VS. All professions salaries in Sylva

$20,776 $21,696 $21,828 No data $25,372
$29,730 $30,520 $31,770 No data $33,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Culinary in Sylva
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sylva

In Sylva, salaries for culinary professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $25,372 per year was earned by culinary professionals in Sylva. The average salary for culinary professionals in Sylva was $20,776 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of culinary professionals in Sylva is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Culinary professionals in Sylva

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

Culinary professionals in Sylva earn a median salary of $25,138 per year. The 10% of culinary professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $16,878 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 122% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Culinary professionals and related professions in Sylva

Restaurant Management

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

Educational Trends

Culinary schools in Sylva


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

Culinary Programs Offered In Sylva


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

Student Completed Culinary Degrees In Sylva


Approximately 3 students completed culinary courses in 2010.

Culinary Faculty Salaries in Sylva, North Carolina

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