Caterers plan, organize and direct the preparation and service of food and beverages for banquets and other social functions.
Wage and Salary
Journeyperson wage rates vary, but generally range from $20 to $25 an hour plus benefits (2014 estimates). Apprentice bakers earn at least 65% of the journeyperson rate in their place of employment in the first year, 75% in the second and 85% in the third.
Bakers are part of the larger 2011 National Occupational Classification 6332: Bakers.
According to the 2015 Alberta Wage and Salary Survey, Albertans in the Bakers occupational group earned on average from $14.90 to $20.40 an hour. The overall average wage was $16.85 an hour. For more information, see the Bakers wage profile.
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