Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Short Order Cook make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$34,726 / yrTotal Pay
$32,877 / yrBase Pay
$1,848 / yrAdditional Pay

$34,726

 / yr
$27K$45K
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The estimated total pay for a Short Order Cook is $34,726 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $32,877 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 $1,848 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

$34,796 /yr
Cook
$40,366 /yr
Senior Cook
$37,501 /yr
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Short Order CookSee 3 salaries from all locations

$16

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$35,803

 / yr

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 / hr

$16

 / hr

$16

 / hr

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 / hr

$18

 / hr

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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.

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Cook

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$30,256

/hr

$16 | $30K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Cook

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$20

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Cook

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Cook

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Cook

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Cook

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$14

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Crew Member/Grill Cook

United States of America

 | <1 year

$8

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Cook

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$35,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Fry Cook

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Short Order Cook pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Short Order Cook is $32,877 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Short Order Cook salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 39 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Short Order Cook employees.

The highest salary for a Short Order Cook in United States is $41,470 per year.

The lowest salary for a Short Order Cook in United States is $26,065 per year.

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