Lake Charles has a population of 71,757 and is located in Calcasieu county.
Cooking schools in Lake Charles charged students an average tuition of $4,512.00 if they were Louisiana residents, and $7,200.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for cooking schools in Lake Charles is $1,340.00. Students who live on campus while attending a cooking school in Lake Charles, can expect to pay an average of $5,770.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $4,249.00. There is one cooking college in Lake Charles for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 13 students completed cooking programs in Lake Charles.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Chefs and Head Cooks||$41,150.00||170|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers||$27,900.00||680|
|Cooks, Fast Food||$16,220.00||600|
|Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria||$16,260.00||580|
|Cooks, Short Order||$16,520.00||Not available|
|Food Preparation Workers||$16,760.00||1,640|