All about Bakers

Job Description

A baker is a person who bakes and uses food such as breads or cakes also mixes and bakes ingredients to produce breads, rolls, cookies, cakes, pies, pastries, or other baked goods.

Education Required

High school preferred, plus long term, on-the-job training

Average Yearly Salary

$22,600

3 Places You Can Receive Education

You can take classes at a culinary arts school. You can also recieve lesson from your local bakery. Or you could learn simple skills on your own at home.

One Place You Could Work

United Food and Commercial Workers International Union1775 K Street NWWashington, DC 20006-1598

Another Work Place

Retail Bakers of America202 Village Circle, Suite 1Slidell, LA 70458http://www.retailbakersofamerica.org

Final Place You Could Work

American Bakers Association1300 I Street NW, Suite 700 WestWashington, DC 20005http://www.americanbakers.org