The Chicago Restaurant Worker Report
Two years after the first wave of COVID-19, many Chicago restaurants remain understaffed. But how does Chicago's workforce recovery compare to that of other major cities?
Using new data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, our latest report answers the following questions:
How fast is Chicago's restaurant workforce growing?
How fast are Chicago restaurant wages rising?
How does Chicago restaurant pay compare to other cities?
How can Chicago restaurants attract more workers in 2022?