Hospitality in Wyoming

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Schools Offering Hospitality Programs in Wyoming


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Wyoming graduates receive degrees in hospitality. That means an estimated 8 hospitality professionals graduate from Wyoming's 3 hospitality schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Wyoming that has a hospitality program is Casper College. Casper College, which was ranked 80th in the country in 2010, is located in Casper. In 2010, no students graduated from Casper College's hospitality program. Tuition at Casper College was $1,848 per year.

Northwest College, which is located in Powell, is the second-ranked school in Wyoming that has a hospitality program. It received a ranking of 81st in the country in 2010. Northwest College charged in-state students $2,246 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Wyoming with a hospitality program is Sheridan College, which is located in Sheridan. In 2010, it was ranked 83rd nationwide. In 2010, Sheridan College graduated 8 students from its hospitality programs. Students at Sheridan College paid $2,322 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Wyoming's hospitality schools ranges from $2,322 per year to $1,848 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,139 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Wyoming hospitality schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Sheridan College - located in Sheridan, students are charged $2,322 per year
  2. Northwest College - located in Powell, students are charged $2,246 per year
  3. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year

The hospitality schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Wyoming were:

  1. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year
  2. Northwest College - located in Powell, students are charged $2,246 per year
  3. Sheridan College - located in Sheridan, students are charged $2,322 per year

A hospitality degree from a Wyoming school... what next?

Many Wyoming hospitality graduates become a restaurant manager, sous chef, dietary cook, line cook, and delicatessen cook. Wyoming had 5,600 hospitality professionals in 2010. 340 of these hospitality professionals were hotel managers, 490 were restaurant managers, and 190 were sous chefs. The following counties have the largest number of Wyoming hospitality professionals:

  1. Lincoln County - 1,110 hospitality professionals
  2. Campbell County - 900 hospitality professionals
  3. Albany County - 870 hospitality professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Wyoming will grow by 7%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 7,720 hospitality professionals working in Wyoming. The greatest growth for hospitality professional is predicted to be amongst Dietary Cooks, who are expected to increase by 10% by 2018.

Salary

hospitality professionals in Wyoming earn $31,581 per year on average. However, Wyoming hospitality professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,430 per year to more than $85,190 per year in 2010. On average hospitality professional earn the most in the following Wyoming counties:

  1. Lincoln County - $35,718 per year
  2. Campbell County - $31,604 per year
  3. Natrona County - $30,897 per year

The following counties in Wyoming have the lowest average salaries for hospitality professional:

  1. Laramie County - $25,645 per year
  2. Big Horn County - $28,894 per year
  3. Albany County - $30,406 per year

The hospitality professionals with highest average salaries in Wyoming were:

  1. Restaurant Manager - $48,090 per year
  2. Sous Chef - $44,260 per year
  3. Hotel Manager - $42,770 per year

On average, the lowest paid hospitality professionals in Wyoming were:

  1. Delicatessen Cook - $19,660 per year
  2. Pizza Maker - $19,150 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Wyoming statistics regarding a career in hospitality and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as hospitality or culinary.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Hospitality in Wyoming

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,048 miles from location Casper College Casper WY 19.9409 n/a 4,478
7,051 miles from location Sheridan College Sheridan WY 17.4917 n/a 3,899
7,138 miles from location Northwest College Powell WY 19.1349 n/a 2,099
 

Curious what studying Hospitality gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Wyoming

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Cooks, Restaurant + 2,260 $23,540 -2.2%
2
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria + 1,160 $23,600 3.6%
3
Cooks, Fast Food + 1,080 $19,150 -28.5%
4
Food Service Managers + 490 $48,090 22.5%
5
Lodging Managers + 340 $42,770 36.0%
6
Chefs and Head Cooks + 190 $44,260 -32.1%
7
Cooks, Short Order + 80 $19,660 -77.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are hospitality related jobs in Wyoming