Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Fry Cook make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$35,624 / yrTotal Pay
$33,713 / yrBase Pay
$1,911 / yrAdditional Pay

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The estimated total pay for a Fry Cook is $35,624 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $33,713 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $1,911 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Cook

$34,793 /yr
Cook
$40,360 /yr
Senior Cook
$37,507 /yr
Lead Cook
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Related Job Titles

For Fry Cook

Some related job titles are Grill Cook Salaries with median pay of $34,682, Line Cook Salaries with median pay of $35,173, Pastry Cook Salaries with median pay of $34,862, Assistant Cook/Cook Salaries with median pay of $35,292.

Top Paying Companies

For a Fry Cook in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Fry Cook in United States. Employers include The Krusty Krab, Texas Roadhouse and In-N-Out Burger.

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$35,228/yr
2
Texas Roadhouse
$35,150/yr
4
$34,944/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Fry Cook in United States

The top paying industry for a Fry Cook in United States is Restaurants & Food Service with a median total pay of $32,331.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Restaurants & Food ServiceRestaurants & Food Service$32,331

    1% Lower than other industries

Restaurants & Food Service

Top paying companies in Restaurants & Food Service for Fry Cook are Texas Roadhouse, In-N-Out Burger, and Captain D's.

Texas RoadhouseTexas Roadhouse$35,150/yr
In-N-Out BurgerIn-N-Out Burger$34,975/yr
Captain D'sCaptain D's$34,315/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Retail & Food Services?

Job openings are high in retail and food services as more Americans spend money at stores and restaurants. While retail and food services wages are lower than the national average, wage growth is higher. Jobs in retail and food services generally require little formal education or training, making these jobs accessible to most job seekers.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Date of Time

Cook

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Fry Cook

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
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Cook

United States of America

 | <1 year

$17

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<1 year
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Cook

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$18,000

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SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
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Cook

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

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1-3 years
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Cook/Dishwasher

United States of America

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$8

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Cook

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$24,000

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Cook

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$57,611

/hr

$11 | $58K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
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Cook

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

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Fry Cook pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Fry Cook is $33,713 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Fry Cook salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1769 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Fry Cook employees.

The highest salary for a Fry Cook in United States is $41,851 per year.

The lowest salary for a Fry Cook in United States is $27,158 per year.

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