ASSISTANT COOK SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$28,000
$18,000
Min 10%
$28,000
Median 50%
$43,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
YMCA of Metro Denver
Highest Paying City
Urban Honolulu, HI
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does an assistant cook make?
Assistant Cooks in the US make on average $28,506 annually or $13.7 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $43,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $18,000 per year. Most Assistant Cook jobs are in Hospitality companies and Health Care companies. Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Rhode Island, and Oregon have the highest paying Assistant Cook jobs. The typical tenure for an Assistant Cook is 2.0 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Cook
$28,096
Prep Cook
$26,343
Head Cook
$37,245

Average Assistant Cook Salary By Company

There is good job security in Assistant Cook positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Hospitality companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for Assistant Cooks. YMCA of Metro Denver and Penn National Gaming are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Save the Children US or Trinity Health, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Assistant Cooks.

Average Assistant Cook Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Assistant Cook in the United States is $28,506 per year or $13.7 per hour. Working in Urban Honolulu, HI as an Assistant Cook will pay you the highest wages at around $31,724 per year. Even an entry-level Assistant Cook makes $21,000 per year in Urban Honolulu, HI. Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Rhode Island, and Oregon are the highest paying states. Kansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Kentucky, and Arkansas have the lowest reported salaries for Assistant Cooks.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Urban Honolulu, HI
$31,724
2
Commack, NY
$28,551
3
Boston, MA
$28,055
4
Bakersfield, CA
$27,180
5
Baltimore, MD
$26,019

RECENTLY ADDED Assistant Cook SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Tustin Unified School District
Assistant Cook
10/26/2019
$31,493
Victory Housing
Assistant Cook
10/20/2019
$25,044
10/17/2019
$32,119
10/11/2019
$35,062
Boys .and. Girls Club/Flathead Reservat
Assistant Cook
09/20/2019
$17,740
Sanders County Council On Aging
Assistant Cook
09/20/2019
$18,783
City of Thornton
Assistant Cook
09/12/2019
$24,689
Calhoun Intermediate School District
Assistant Cook
09/11/2019
$20,202
Dickinson State University
Assistant Cook
09/07/2019
$25,795
08/24/2019
$35,062
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