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Industrial and Other Bakers

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Training and Education

Long-term on-the-job training is often required to work in this field. Survey data provided by the government shows that 8% of employees have a bachelor’s degree or higher. 22% of industrial and other bakers attended college but do not have a degree. 70% of workers were able to find a job with only a high school education.


Part-Time Work and Self-Employment

Of those working as employees 22% work fewer than 40 hours per week. Around 4% of industrial and other bakers are independent contractors.


Area Job Conditions

On a per capita basis there are more jobs for employees in Haverhill (Massachusetts) Michigan City (Indiana) and Carson City (Nevada) and fewer jobs in Montgomery (Alabama) Columbia (South Carolina) and Corpus Christi (Texas).

Compensation for industrial and other bakers is the most in Auburn (Alabama) Stockton (California) and Sioux City (Iowa) and the lowest in Longview (Texas) El Paso (Texas) and Monroe (Louisiana).


Video Overview

A short look at the work of industrial and commercial bakers. Created for the US Department of Labor.


Salaries by City

See typical salaries and ranges for this career below*. Shift click to sort by more than one column — for example first shift-click on state and then shift-click on salary to find best and worst salaries in each state.

StateCity / RegionTypical SalarySalary RangeJob Count% of All Jobs
AKAnchorage$29620$21K – $47K1900.11%
AKFairbanks$30040$25K – $45K300.08%
ALAnniston – Oxford$21190$17K – $24K300.08%
ALBirmingham – Hoover$21820$17K – $30K5200.11%
ALDecatur$19870$16K – $28K300.06%
ALDothan$18460$16K – $27KN/AN/A
ALFlorence – Muscle Shoals$19080$16K – $27K400.07%
ALHuntsville$22140$19K – $29K1300.06%
ALMobile$19030$16K – $29K1100.07%
ALMontgomery$25710$17K – $46K1800.11%
ALTuscaloosa$19930$16K – $30K700.07%
ARFayetteville – Springdale – Rogers$21300$17K – $29KN/AN/A
ARFort Smith$19120$16K – $29K1300.12%
ARJonesboro$18430$16K – $29K400.09%
ARLittle Rock – North Little Rock – Conway$18890$16K – $27K2500.08%
AZFlagstaff$24750$18K – $33K900.15%
AZLake Havasu City $ Kingman$21490$17K – $30K700.15%
AZPhoenix – Mesa – Glendale$25910$18K – $34K21900.13%
AZPrescott$26800$19K – $40K600.12%
AZTucson$26110$18K – $31K3600.10%
AZYuma$19270$17K – $27K1100.21%
CABakersfield – Delano$27270$18K – $38K1700.06%
CAChico$23750$19K – $36K1100.16%
CAEl Centro$22360$18K – $38K500.10%
CAFresno$33380$19K – $45K6600.21%
CALos Angeles – Long Beach – Glendale (Metro Area)$23400$18K – $38K74000.19%
CAMerced$19320$17K – $34K500.09%
CAModesto$22560$18K – $42KN/AN/A
CANapa$24330$20K – $34K1400.22%
CAOakland – Fremont – Hayward (Metro Area)$27050$18K – $43K18700.19%
CAOxnard – Thousand Oaks – Ventura$29680$21K – $42K2300.08%
CARedding$23840$18K – $31K1000.17%
CARiverside – San Bernardino – Ontario$21680$18K – $34K17400.15%
CASacramento – Arden – Arcade – Roseville$24590$18K – $41K7100.09%
CASalinas$18850$17K – $35K3600.23%
CASan Diego – Carlsbad – San Marcos$23320$18K – $39K13200.10%
CASan Francisco – San Mateo – Redwood City (Metro Area)$24340$20K – $42K15900.16%
CASan Jose – Sunnyvale – Santa Clara$26100$18K – $46K8400.09%
CASan Luis Obispo – Paso Robles$27660$20K – $37K1600.16%
CASanta Ana – Anaheim – Irvine (Metro Area)$22180$18K – $37K17600.12%
CASanta Barbara – Santa Maria – Goleta$22840$18K – $36K3100.18%
CASanta Cruz – Watsonville$25660$20K – $36K2100.25%
CASanta Rosa – Petaluma$22420$19K – $36K6100.35%
CAStockton$26350$19K – $53K2300.12%
CAVallejo – Fairfield$25700$18K – $45K2300.19%
CAVisalia – Porterville$21720$18K – $30K1500.11%
CAYuba City$20920$18K – $28K600.17%
COBoulder$22700$18K – $35K2700.17%
COColorado Springs$27880$18K – $38K2100.09%
CODenver – Aurora – Broomfield$24780$17K – $37K14400.12%
COFort Collins – Loveland$23530$19K – $30K2000.15%
COGrand Junction$25450$20K – $33K500.08%
COGreeley$19450$17K – $31K1500.19%
COPueblo$24450$18K – $38K500.09%
CTBridgeport – Stamford – Norwalk$32280$19K – $40K2000.05%
CTDanbury$27930$20K – $49K700.10%
CTHartford – West Hartford – East Hartford$22680$18K – $37K5800.10%
CTNew Haven$25220$19K – $40K3000.11%
CTNorwich – New London$25210$20K – $32K1500.12%
CTWaterbury$24530$19K – $37K600.09%
DCWashington – Arlington – Alexandria (Metro Area)$27540$18K – $43K18200.08%
DEWilmington (Metro Area)$25360$16K – $41K2400.07%
FLCape Coral – Fort Myers$27040$20K – $38K2300.11%
FLCrestview – Fort Walton Beach – Destin$23180$18K – $30K1000.13%
FLDeltona – Daytona Beach – Ormond Beach$22320$18K – $30K2100.14%
FLFort Lauderdale – Pompano Beach – Deerfield Beach (Metro Area)$25140$19K – $33K10500.15%
FLGainesville$23710$17K – $30K900.08%
FLJacksonville$21910$17K – $30K8000.14%
FLLakeland – Winter Haven$25270$18K – $36K6200.33%
FLMiami – Miami Beach – Kendall (Metro Area)$23750$17K – $37K17500.18%
FLNaples – Marco Island$26860$19K – $36K1300.11%
FLNorth Port – Bradenton – Sarasota$23150$19K – $30K3100.13%
FLOcala$20840$17K – $28K1200.14%
FLOrlando – Kissimmee – Sanford$22120$17K – $29K10800.11%
FLPalm Bay – Melbourne – Titusville$22680$18K – $32K1600.08%
FLPensacola – Ferry Pass – Brent$22420$17K – $29K1600.11%
FLPort St. Lucie$23340$17K – $30K1300.11%
FLPunta Gorda$23150$20K – $30K700.18%
FLSebastian – Vero Beach$19420$17K – $28K800.19%
FLTallahassee$19390$17K – $28K1800.12%
FLTampa – St. Petersburg – Clearwater$22920$17K – $30K16500.15%
FLWest Palm Beach – Boca Raton – Boynton Beach (Metro Area)$21340$17K – $32K12300.24%
GAAthens – Clarke County$21030$16K – $28K800.10%
GAAtlanta – Sandy Springs – Marietta$22210$17K – $31K26900.12%
GAAugusta – Richmond County$23000$17K – $36K1700.09%
GABrunswick$21780$17K – $31K400.10%
GAColumbus$20470$16K – $28K700.06%
GAGainesville$22740$18K – $29K500.07%
GAMacon$19300$16K – $27K1100.12%
GARome$20370$16K – $29K300.09%
GASavannah$19180$16K – $28K900.06%
GAValdosta$19530$16K – $29K900.17%
GAWarner Robins$20720$17K – $27K400.06%
HIHonolulu$29800$18K – $46K8600.20%
IAAmes$24460$17K – $34K600.15%
IACedar Rapids$25550$20K – $34K1100.08%
IADavenport – Moline – Rock Island$22530$18K – $31K1400.08%
IADes Moines – West Des Moines$23900$17K – $35K2200.07%
IADubuque$28560$25K – $36KN/AN/A
IAIowa City$20250$16K – $31K700.08%
IASioux City$23730$17K – $35K600.08%
IAWaterloo – Cedar Falls$22970$17K – $34K800.09%
IDBoise City – Nampa$24120$17K – $33K2800.11%
IDCoeur d’Alene ID$26530$18K – $39K600.13%
IDIdaho Falls$21410$17K – $29K400.09%
IDLewiston$33300$22K – $44K400.18%
IDPocatello$20460$16K – $24K700.21%
ILBloomington – Normal$21320$18K – $30K1000.11%
ILChampaign – Urbana$22580$18K – $30K1100.11%
ILChicago – Joliet – Naperville (Metro Area)$24990$18K – $41K55300.15%
ILDanville$19940$18K – $30K400.16%
ILDecatur$22790$20K – $31K400.08%
ILKankakee – Bradley$22010$18K – $29K500.13%
ILLake County – Kenosha County (Metro Area)$22090$18K – $30K4700.13%
ILPeoria$21960$18K – $30K1900.10%
ILRockford$20430$18K – $31K1000.07%
ILSpringfield$19010$18K – $28K1100.10%
INAnderson$18990$16K – $24K900.23%
INBloomington$19660$16K – $29K800.11%
INElkhart – Goshen$18910$16K – $26K1400.13%
INEvansville$19870$16K – $36K1500.09%
INFort Wayne$23450$18K – $31K1700.09%
INGary (Metro Area)$21150$17K – $30K3500.13%
INIndianapolis – Carmel$22850$17K – $33K4500.05%
INKokomo$18780$16K – $29K400.09%
INLafayette$20100$16K – $29K500.06%
INMichigan City – La Porte$24610$17K – $37K600.14%
INMuncie$19180$16K – $27K300.07%
INSouth Bend – Mishawaka$23560$18K – $43K1100.09%
INTerre Haute$19530$16K – $24K700.11%
KSLawrence$18950$16K – $30K500.12%
KSManhattan$19900$16K – $30K300.06%
KSTopeka$18220$16K – $28K800.08%
KSWichita$25830$17K – $35K2000.07%
KYElizabethtown$19890$16K – $29K300.07%
KYLexington – Fayette$20140$16K – $30K130td>3300.05%
KYOwensboro$31550$17K – $38K500.10%
LAAlexandria$17530$16K – $22KN/AN/A
LABaton Rouge$20590$16K – $29K4000.11%
LAHouma – Bayou Cane – Thibodaux$19610$16K – $24K1700.19%
LALafayette$21200$17K – $30K1200.08%
LALake Charles$22070$17K – $33K1100.12%
LAMonroe$18310$16K – $27KN/AN/A
LANew Orleans – Metairie – Kenner$24180$17K – $43K6200.12%
LAShreveport – Bossier City$20970$16K – $30K1000.06%
MABarnstable Town$27400$21K – $38K1000.11%
MABoston – Cambridge – Quincy (Metro Area)$27730$20K – $40K18500.11%
MABrockton – Bridgewater – Easton (Metro Area)$25080$18K – $47K1100.13%
MAFramingham (Metro Area)$23630$18K – $38K1000.06%
MAHaverhill – North Andover – Amesbury (Metro Ar

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