Coffee Shop Attendant


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Coffee Shop Attendant

Coffee Shop Attendant - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Fast food restaurants
  • Full-service restaurants
  • Special food services
  • Elementary and secondary schools

Outlook

Demand for this occupation will be very strong. The fastest growth will be in the fast food industry. More people are visiting these restaurants for lunch or dinner because they can get their food quickly and it is inexpensive. Demand is also strong in cafeterias, hospitals, and grocery stores that serve prepared food.

There will be many openings for counter attendants every year. Much of this is due to the fact that workers do not stay in this occupation for long due to low wages.

Counter Attendants (CIS 100289)

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Illinois
160,862
Very large
&
20.3%
5.8%
>>>>
36,076
Very High
  Champaign Area
3,601
Very large
&
23.8%
7.0%
>>>>
831
Very High
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
2,860
Very large
&
19.9%
5.0%
>>>>
639
Very High
  Cook County
72,717
Very large
&
19.3%
5.6%
>>>>
16,167
Very High
  Decatur Area
1,682
Very large
&
26.0%
7.0%
>>>>
397
Very High
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
7,483
Very large
&
29.8%
9.7%
>>>>
1,816
Very High
  Du Page County
14,218
Very large
&
14.9%
5.4%
>>>>
3,040
Very High
  Edwardsville Area
3,706
Very large
&
24.4%
5.1%
>>>>
860
Very High
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
1,415
Very large
&
22.0%
7.0%
>>>>
322
Very High
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
2,032
Very large
&
20.8%
5.2%
>>>>
457
Very High
  Lake County
8,252
Very large
&
22.4%
8.6%
>>>>
1,885
Very High
  McHenry County
2,955
Very large
&
17.8%
6.8%
>>>>
650
Very High
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
2,724
Very large
&
22.0%
6.8%
>>>>
618
Very High
  Northwest Illinois Area
3,203
Very large
&
18.0%
3.6%
>>>>
705
Very High
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
8,305
Very large
&
21.7%
7.3%
>>>>
1,883
Very High
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
2,456
Very large
&
17.8%
4.3%
>>>>
539
Very High
  Rock Island-Moline Area
2,151
Very large
&
23.8%
5.7%
>>>>
496
Very High
  Rockford Area
4,383
Very large
&
22.2%
7.6%
>>>>
998
Very High
  Shawnee National Forest Area
978
Very large
&
15.7%
2.4%
>>>>
210
Very High
  Springfield Area
3,450
Very large
&
20.5%
4.7%
>>>>
775
Very High
  St Louis-Belleville Area
4,683
Very large
&
21.1%
6.4%
>>>>
1,057
Very High
  Vermilion County
795
Very large
&
13.2%
4.9%
>>>>
167
Very High
  Will County
6,775
Very large
&
29.0%
9.1%
>>>>
1,634
Very High
United States
4,184,400
Very large
&
15.7%
5.2%
>>>>
888,200
Very High
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.