cook Salaries

Cook Salaries

16,432 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$21,092 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$552
Range$189 - $2,853

How much does a Cook make?

The national average salary for a Cook is $21,092 in United States. Filter by location to see Cook salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 16,432 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Cook employees.

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Cook

Sonic

$20,597/yr

Range: $18K - $24K

330 salaries

$20,597/yr
$18K$24K

Cook

TGI Fridays

$25,389/yr

Range: $24K - $30K

144 salaries

$25,389/yr
$24K$30K

Cook

Applebee's

$27,315/yr

Range: $23K - $31K

132 salaries

$27,315/yr
$23K$31K

Cook - Hourly

Pizza Hut

$9/hr

Range: $7 - $13

131 salaries

$9/hr
$7$13

Cook - Hourly

McDonald's

$9/hr

Range: $6 - $17

114 salaries

$9/hr
$6$17

Cook

Pizza Hut

$20,796/yr

Range: $10K - $24K

102 salaries

$20,796/yr
$10K$24K

Cook - Hourly

Zaxby's

$8/hr

Range: $7 - $11

91 salaries

$8/hr
$7$11

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Cook

Kindercare

$21,496/yr

Range: $20K - $25K

84 salaries

$21,496/yr
$20K$25K

Cook - Hourly

Sonic

$8/hr

Range: $7 - $13

79 salaries

$8/hr
$7$13

Cook - Hourly

McDonald's

$10/hr

Range: $7 - $16

72 salaries

$10/hr
$7$16

Cook - Hourly

Sodexo USA

$13/hr

Range: $9 - $21

65 salaries

$13/hr
$9$21

Cook - Hourly

Panda Express

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $17

63 salaries

$12/hr
$10$17

Cook

Whole Foods Market

$28,045/yr

Range: $27K - $32K

62 salaries

$28,045/yr
$27K$32K

Cook

Marriott International

$24,948/yr

Range: $22K - $28K

61 salaries

$24,948/yr
$22K$28K

Cook

Zoës Kitchen

$28,785/yr

Range: $28K - $31K

58 salaries

$28,785/yr
$28K$31K

Cook - Hourly

Brookdale Senior Living

$12/hr

Range: $9 - $16

53 salaries

$12/hr
$9$16

Cook - Hourly

Burger King

$9/hr

Range: $8 - $15

53 salaries

$9/hr
$8$15

Cook

Churchs Chicken

$20,232/yr

Range: $19K - $23K

48 salaries

$20,232/yr
$19K$23K

Cook - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $13

48 salaries

$10/hr
$9$13

Cook - Hourly

Pizza Hut

$8/hr

Range: $7 - $14

45 salaries

$8/hr
$7$14
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Recent Salary Reports

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$8
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A Cook in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $8 per hour
Job Highlights
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Part-time
 
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Certified Trainer, Fry Cook and Cashier in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Fry Cook in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$10
hourly
A Cook in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$8
hourly
A Sandwich Artist in the Statesboro, GA Area area reported making $8 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Statesboro, GA Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$9
hourly
A Sandwich Artist in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $9 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Crew Member/Grill Cook in the Sebring, FL Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sebring, FL Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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