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Culinary Arts Schools in Washington

507 Culinary Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Culinary Arts major is the 14th most popular major in this state.

Gender Distribution

In Washington, a culinary arts major is more popular with women than with men.

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of culinary arts majors in Washington is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.9%
  • Black or African American: 7.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.7%
  • White: 54.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.3%
  • Other Races: 16.2%
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Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in Washington

There are 94,540 people in the state and 4,290,110 people in the nation working in culinary arts jobs.

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Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in Washington

Culinary Arts grads earn an average of $36,700 in the state and $33,210 nationwide.

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There are 20 colleges in Washington that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,743 Total Students

A typical student attending Seattle Central will pay a net price of $4,614. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 58% get financial aid.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,141 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,200 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 99%. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#2

Clark College

Vancouver
53 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,233 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 54% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,225 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. A typical student attending Spokane Community College will pay a net price of $5,046. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
112 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,900 a year. 6 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,325 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 76% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $34,000 after graduation.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,620 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $9,582. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time. In their early career, LWTech grads earn an average salary of $34,700.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,973 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,700 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,755 Total Students

A typical student attending Renton Technical College will pay a net price of $6,123. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,974 Total Students

53% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. In their early career, South Puget Sound Community College grads earn an average salary of $26,200.

Culinary Arts Careers in WA

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Restaurant Cooks 28% $31,950
Bartenders 25% $29,820
Chefs and Head Cooks 25% $56,450
Food Service Managers 25% $72,250
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 24% $37,420
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 18% $33,180
Bakers 11% $31,140
Cooks 10% $34,120
Private Cooks 8% $0
Butchers and Meat Cutters 4% $41,410
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 3% $32,640

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to culinary arts.

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Cosmetology 1,818
Other Personal & Culinary Services 18
Funeral & Mortuary Science 5

View all majors related to Culinary Arts

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