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Food Preparation Workers
2016 Wages

GeographyMedian HourlyMedian Annually
California$10.56$21,975
$10
$10
$11
$20,905
$21,231
$22,485
Butte County$9.75$20,283
East Bay Area$10.96$22,801
Eastern Sierra Region$12.53$26,075
Fresno County$9.66$20,079
Imperial County$11.97$24,892
Inland Empire Area$9.71$20,191
Kern County$9.72$20,201
Kings County$10.23$21,282
Los Angeles County$10.65$22,138
Madera County$11.33$23,556
Merced County$9.67$20,109
Monterey County$10.85$22,557
Mother Lode Region$9.65$20,068
Napa County$11.46$23,831
North Coast Region$9.68$20,119
North Valley Region$11.07$23,036
Northern Mountains Region$11.32$23,536
Sacramento Metro Area$9.83$20,446
San Benito and Santa Clara Counties$11.51$23,933
San Diego County$10.36$21,547
San Francisco Bay Area$11.57$24,076
San Joaquin County$9.63$20,028
San Luis Obispo County$11.42$23,760
Santa Cruz County$10.99$22,852
Solano County$10.46$21,771
Sonoma County$11.41$23,729
Stanislaus County$9.91$20,629
Sutter and Yuba Counties$10.62$22,077
Tulare County$10.01$20,823
Ventura County$10.79$22,444
 
Source: Employment Development Department
Labor Market Information Division
https://www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov/