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Culinary Arts Schools in Maine

In 2018-2019, 56 students earned their Culinary Arts degrees in ME.

As a degree choice, Culinary Arts is the 69th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Culinary Arts Majors in Maine

Culinary Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 47
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 5
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 5
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 4

Gender Distribution

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

Culinary Arts Majors in ME Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 3.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
  • White: 85.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.8%
  • Other Races: 3.6%
Culinary Arts Majors in ME Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in Maine

There are 17,770 people in the state and 4,290,110 people in the nation working in culinary arts jobs.

Culinary Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. ME

Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in Maine

A typical salary for a culinary arts grad in the state is $33,160, compared to a typical salary of $33,210 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Maine that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,396 Total Students

23% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $28,600 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,418.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,068 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,943. Graduates earn an average $27,900 after graduation.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,473 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $26,900 after graduation.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,852 Total Students

In their early career, SMCC grads earn an average salary of $27,300. 23% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,632 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,400 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,661. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it.

Culinary Arts Careers in ME

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title ME Job Growth ME Median Salary
Restaurant Cooks 6% $28,070
Chefs and Head Cooks 3% $48,780
Bakers 3% $27,970
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 3% $35,890
Bartenders 2% $23,280
Food Service Managers 2% $57,950
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 2% $29,930
Private Cooks 0% $0
Butchers and Meat Cutters 0% $31,280
Professors 0% $56,490
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 0% $0
Food Scientists and Technologists 0% $52,070
Cooks 0% $28,810
Wholesale and Retail Buyers -9% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in ME
Cosmetology 351

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