Heads chefs and cooks in Wyoming make an average salary of around $40,000 a year. Head chefs and cooks will make the most, followed by sous chefs, assistants and line cooks. Salary expectations will depend on a number of factors, including where you settle in the state and how much experience you have. The type of employer you have will also make a difference. Fine-dining restaurants, hotels and resorts, spas and personal-chef services will pay top salaries, while casual-dining and fast-food restaurants will pay the lowest.
Top Culinary Schools in Wyoming
- The Wyoming Culinary Institute
The Wyoming Culinary Institute at Sheridan College is the first specialized culinary program launched in Wyoming. Students learn in state-of-the-art teaching kitchens, participate in exciting internships, and enjoy the constant guidance of accomplished chefs. Degree programs offered by this culinary school include Associates in Culinary Arts, and Certificate in Culinary Arts.
- Central Wyoming College
Central Wyoming College is located in Jackson and offers a Culinary Arts program which takes advantage of the strong tourist culture within the state. Students are taught in classrooms downtown, and then allowed to practice the craft within the kitchens and bake shops of some of the best area resorts. State of the art industry equipment prepares students for the workplace in a way that places the most-used industry tools in their hands.
All Culinary Schools in Wyoming
|Central Wyoming College||2660 Peck Ave.|
Riverton, WY 82501
|Northwest College||231 West 6th Street|
Powell, Wyoming, 82435
|Sheridan College||3059 Coffeen Ave.|
Sheridan, WY 82801
|The Wyoming Culinary Institute||3059 Coffeen Avenue|
Sheridan, WY 82801
|University of Wyoming||East University Avenue|
Laramie, WY 82072
|Food Science and Human Nutrition|
The above table compiles all culinary schools, culinary colleges, culinary institutes and cooking classes in Wyoming. Contact details and a link to the website for each culinary arts school are included, as well as a brief summary of the curriculum which can be expected in their cooking classes. You can also sort and search the table to narrow your search down.