Portland is located in Clackamas county and has a population of 529,121.
Cooking schools in Portland charged students an average tuition of $18,618.00 if they were Oregon residents, and $20,093.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for cooking schools in Portland is $1,380.00. Students who live on campus while attending a cooking school in Portland, can expect to pay an average of $7,585.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $4,820.00. Students have a choice of two cooking colleges in Portland to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 303 students completed cooking programs in Portland.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Chefs and Head Cooks||$41,800.00||740|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers||$34,040.00||5,720|
|Cooks, Fast Food||$19,800.00||3,960|
|Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria||$26,980.00||2,810|
|Cooks, Short Order||$21,290.00||710|
|Food Preparation Workers||$22,640.00||5,900|