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Food Service Workers

Employment Prospects


There are more than 12.5 million food preparation and serving related workers employed in the United States. The food service industry is one of the largest and most active sectors of the nation's economy. Employers include small restaurants (such as grills, sandwich shops, tearooms, soda shops, and diners), larger restaurants, hotel dining rooms, ships, trains, hospitals, schools, factories, and many other establishments where food is served. 

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