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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics

OES data highlights ‐ Food and drinking places, Table 1

IndustryAverage Hourly WageIndustry EmploymentPercent of food service and drinking places employment
Food services and drinking places$9.849,663,520100%
Full Service Restaurants10.264,597,11047.6
Limited-service eating places9.064,154,73043.0
Special food services12.10559,7605.8
Drinking places (alcoholic beverages)10.08351,9203.6


Last Modified Date: September 30, 2009