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  • Restaurant Crew Member

    Crew Member job description - Earn, learn and grow your career with Five Guys. Five Guys Enterprises LLC participates in eVerify. Five Guys Burgers and Fries is interviewing for crew members.
    $21k-28k yearly est.7d ago
  • Fast Pay - Earn at least $2300 in your first 200 trips, guaranteed.

    Driving with Uber is a great way to supplement your part time or full time income. Earnings guaranteed for your first 200 trips with Uber. Earn at least $2300-if not more-driving with Uber when you complete your first 200 trips in 30.0 days. Drivers using the Uber platform come from all backgrounds and industries ranging from traditional driving and transportation industries to other industries. Sign up to drive with Uber and earn $2300*-if not more-when you complete 200 trips in your first 30.0 days. Cash out up to 5X a day with Uber's Instant Pay.
    $24k-31k yearly est.3d ago
  • Kitchen Staff

    The Kitchen employee demonstrates a willingness to be a team player, has a positive attitude, and meets all Hooters kitchen uniform and grooming standards. Continuous Development of Hooters Kitchen Knowledge Adheres to Hooters Kitchen Uniform and Hygiene Standards The Hooters Kitchen Staff embraces the company s core values: Follows Hooters Recipes and Operating Procedures & Systems A Hooters Kitchen employee is an integral part of the day-to-day operations at every Hooters restaurant. The Hooters Kitchen employee is responsible for consistently executing all Hooters kitchen systems and standards to provide the guest the highest quality food products. The Kitchen employee adheres to all Hooters recipe specifications while preparing or cooking any Hooters menu item and is accountable for safe food handling, food quality standards, and picture perfect presentation.
    $21k-25k yearly est.24d ago
  • Line Cook - Team Member

    They provide dependable, fast service that is absolutely Chili's. Chili's was born in Dallas, Texas in 1975.
    $19k-29k yearly est.25d ago
  • Food Runners (Hiring Event)

    We're looking for an experienced Food Runner to join our team.
    $19k-28k yearly est.15d ago
  • Food Runner/Server

    Job DescriptionNando's PERi-PERi- Food Runner/Server #EveryoneIsWelcome We are NOW HIRING for our Nando's team!
    $22k-31k yearly est.6d ago
  • Food Runner

    Job DescriptionFood Runners will assist servers in ensuring that food is picked up from the line as soon as it is ready and delivered to guests in timely manner. Major Responsibilities: o Clearing certain items from tables when appropriate o Clean tables after guests leave the establishment o Understand restaurant layout in order for food to be delivered in the correct manner o Communicate with all parts of the kitchen so food tickets are executed correctly Knowledge & Skills: o Expert communication skills o Ability to gain and retain a strong knowledge of menu items o Ability to multitask to ensure food is delivered in adequate time
    $20k-29k yearly est.16d ago
  • Salad and Sandwich Maker

    600713 Manassas, VA - Sudley Rd.RequiredPreferredJob Industries If so, then Panera is for you. As a Salad & Sandwich Maker at Panera, your job includes among other tasks to: Skills and Training: Every day at Panera we help build your skills and prepare you for a strong careerwhatever your goals may be.
    $29k-37k yearly est.1d ago
  • Restaurant Team Member - Cook

    At Noodles, our mission is to always nourish and inspire every team member, guest, and community we serve. As of March 30th, 2022, the average hourly rate for tipping across company owned restaurants is $2.40 per team member.
    $13.3-18 hourly3d ago
  • Kitchen Staff

    Job DescriptionSalary: $12+/hr We are hiring immediately! MightyMeals is a fast growing company and is looking to hire Food Preparers and Packers - positions available both part-time and full-time. We are looking for people who want to start a career with us! Bilingual - English + Spanish, preferred ***We are interviewing Tuesday through Saturday from 9 am to 12 pm*** WHAT WE OFFER: * Shift meal + coffee * Flexible work options * Medical, dental and vision insurance * 401(k) with employer match * Financial planning * Life and AD&D insurance * 1 week vacation * Employee Discount on MightyMeals
    $12 hourly8d ago
  • Food Runner

    Job DescriptionWe are seeking Food Runners and Bussers to join our Team in our mission to Change the World through the Power of Food! What we would like from you: Seamlessly work with an energetic and positive kitchen and front of house team in providing exceptional and timely service, which exceeds our guest’s expectations. A passion for continuous learning and discovery by embracing an active and innovative approach to expanding your knowledge of food and beverage. What you can expect from us: Competitive Pay with industry leading benefits Access to Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, and even insurance for your pets 50% off food at any of our restaurants Flexible Schedules Fun, Dynamic, Innovative atmosphere Education Assistance/Tuition Reimbursement Career Advancement opportunities
    $22k-31k yearly est.16d ago
  • Pizza Cook - Hiring Immediately

    Pizza Cook $17-25/hr + Tips We're looking for passionate and fun-loving people for Andy's Pizza newest project in Shaw! Andy's Pizza, is the winner of the 2021 World Pizza Championships at the International Pizza Expo, come join us! Pay: $17-25/hr + Tips Benefits Love pizza? Us too. We offer free pizza to all staff! Weekly Paycheck PTO available after 90 days of employment Medical, Dental, Vision available after 90 days of employment Flexible scheduling Career development Growth Opportunities Job Summary Prepare and cook pizzas and other dishes according to established recipes and presentation standards. Proper rotation of inventory, including food, supplies, and equipment, to ensure that the kitchen is adequately stocked and that waste is minimized. Collaborate with other staff members to ensure an efficient and effective kitchen environment. Maintain kitchen equipment, ensuring that it is in good working condition and report any deficiencies promptly. Ensure that the kitchen is kept clean and organized, and that all health and safety regulations are followed. Requirements Knowledge of food safety regulations and industry best practices. Ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment. Ability to take direction. Strong communication skills and ability to work effectively with staff and management. Friendly and outgoing personality Ability to work a flexible schedule Availability on weekends and holidays Strong attention to detail Positive attitude and willingness to learn About us Besides featuring the award-winning pizza Shaw already loves, we will have an extensive drink menu that includes over 150 different wines; including big classic labels & nuanced boutique wineries, and a few fun magnums to serve larger groups that are celebrating.We also have a reputation for sourcing the best beers, and we will be offering patio-crushing classics along with rotating limited craft releases. Our bar serves cocktails on tap made in-house. We strive to create a comfortable and fun atmosphere, with outdoor games like ping pong and corn hole and TV's so guests can watch any game while hanging out. We provide in-depth training and pay for any certifications that might make you better at what you do.
    $17-25 hourly2d ago
  • Food Runner

    Job DescriptionJob Summary The food runner/busser is responsible for getting the food to the tables in a timely manner.
    $22k-29k yearly est.9d ago
  • Food Runners/Bussers

    Job DescriptionFood Runners/Bussers - Earn up to $600-$800 per week Our Food Runners and Bussers are an integral part of our front of house service team providing exceptional hospitality, serving delicious scratch-made food and drink, and help keep our restaurant environment clean and welcoming. Farmers Restaurant Group was voted as one of the Best Places to Work across the Greater Washington, D.C. area. Our restaurants are among the most booked in the nation on OpenTable. As a Farmers Restaurant Group team member, you will be working in a lively, fast-paced work environment within a growing farmer-owned restaurant company that cares about great food and drink, thoughtful sourcing, preserving our lands and waterways for future generations, and creating a culture of never-ending learning and reinvention for our employees. No matter where you work in our company, you are on a career path with challenges and opportunities for continued professional development and growth, and we are committed to your health and overall well-being. WHAT OUR FOOD RUNNERS/BUSSERS DO: * Respond to guest requests with exceptional hospitality * Prepare tables for meals, including setting up items, such as linens, silverware, and glassware * Run food and drinks from kitchen and bar to guest tables * Support the service staff by removing dishes and glasses from tables or counters and taking them to the dishwasher * Clean tables or counters after patrons have finished dining and set tables for next guests * Keep silverware and linens rolled and guest ready * Set up dining areas to prepare for large parties and brunch buffet * Ensure condiments are clean and full * Perform cleaning duties, such as sweeping, vacuuming carpet, tidying up server station, taking out trash * Stock service areas with supplies, such as coffee, food, tableware, and linens * Other important tasks, as assigned, that keep all our guest operations humming WHAT YOU NEED TO BE A FOOD RUNNER/BUSSER: * Full-service restaurant experience is helpful, but not required * Must be 18 years old due to service of alcohol * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills * Ability to stand for extended periods of time, walk up and downstairs and lift up to 50 pounds, as needed * Capable of continuous bending, stooping, reaching, twisting, and use of hands and arms WHAT WE OFFER OUR FOOD RUNNERS/BUSSERS: * Flexible scheduling * $100 health insurance after 90 days!! * Dental and vision plans offered * Paid time off * Discounted shift meal and generous discount when dining as a guest * Employee initiatives, including company massage therapist and discounted gym membership * Training and career growth opportunities * Free online mental health therapy (unlimited text messaging and two optional 30-minute live video therapy sessions per month) through our partner, TalkSpace, for all employees and their immediate family members
    $600-800 weekly27d ago
  • Food Runner | PLANTA Bethesda

    What you will find at PLANTA is passion without pretense; a unique group that loves coming to work every day, shouts good morning, rolls up their sleeves and works together to create innovative techniques to redefine hospitality. FOOD RUNNER Reporting to the Venue Leadership Team, the Food Runner works alongside the Captain to ensure that our guests have a pleasant and memorable dining experience. * Be available to fill in as needed to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the restaurant as directed by the restaurant manager or immediate supervisor INGREDIENTS YOU'LL BRING TO THE TABLE: * Fully understand and embody PLANTA's can-do attitude, demonstrating a level of passion and dedication where no task is beneath you.
    $22k-31k yearly est.3d ago
  • Food runner 2

    Job DescriptionRun food Powered by JazzHR ws9mdwkGCD
    $25k-33k yearly est.9d ago
  • Crew Member

    Firebirds Wood Fired Grill is seeking passionate, hardworking, and reliable people to join our team. Our team members are the most important stakeholders here at Firebirds Wood Fired Grill and such an important part of our brand. Team member motivation- discounted meals, exhilarating contests, and thrilling prizes!
    $27k-33k yearly est.9d ago
  • Dishwasher Average Wage $16.50

    The la Madeleine family goes above and beyond every day to uphold a culture of ethical excellence and were humbled and honored to receive both the 2018 Greater Dallas Business Ethics and Cary M. Maguire Spirit of Ethics Awards. At la Madeleine we bring love into everything we do from our passion for food, "joie de server" mentality (our pleasure of serving guests) and commitment to making a difference in the community. About Us: la Madeleine French Bakery & Caf was founded more than 30 years ago with a vision to bring the traditions and recipes of the French countryside to America. La Madeleine continues to grow while operating over 80 corporate and franchise bakeries in 10 states.
    $21k-28k yearly est.4d ago
  • Food Runner

    As a food runner, you will ensure each dish is delivered to the respective table while not leaving a single guest empty handed.
    $22k-31k yearly est.17d ago
  • Food Runner

    The food runner keeps an organized board, double checks orders, matching the food ticket to the guest, and assists with guest needs. We are excited to introduce our newest concept to the Washington, DC market. Job DescriptionWith nearly thirty locations, Atlas Restaurant Group stands as one of the fastest growing hospitality companies based in the DMV region. Position Summary: The Food Runner is responsible for food deliveries, is able to describe items, replenishes supplies and acts as a liaison between the Front of House and Back of House staff.
    $21k-32k yearly est.5d ago

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Average Salary For a Food Preparer

Based on recent jobs postings on Zippia, the average salary in the U.S. for a Food Preparer is $27,717 per year or $13 per hour. The highest paying Food Preparer jobs have a salary over $37,000 per year while the lowest paying Food Preparer jobs pay $20,000 per year

Updated March 19, 2023
Average Food Preparer Salary
$22,971 yearly
$13 hourly

3 Common Career Paths For a Food Preparer


Housekeepers are responsible for taking care of their employers' houses. They are usually tasked to do work related to cleaning. Their primary responsibilities include sweeping, vacuuming, and mopping floors, managing recycling, taking out the trash, dusting surfaces, cleaning the bathroom, among others. They are also responsible for doing laundry, folding clothes, and storing clothes in cabinets. They may also be given additional responsibilities such as shopping for groceries, managing and stocking the pantry, cooking, walking pets and watering the plants. Housekeepers should be responsible, trustworthy, and knowledgeable on housework.


Cooks are responsible for preparing meals for guests or employers. They must be knowledgeable about the different recipes and ingredients needed. They are also responsible for managing the inventory and ensuring that the pantry is well-stocked. They prepare meals from scratch, cutting ingredients, measuring them, and following recipes. Cooks should be creative, especially when ingredients are lacking, and they must find alternatives that will not compromise the food taste. They should be precise, imaginative, and patient. Cooks should also have good time management skills and decision-making skills.


Bakers arrange quality ingredients to mix and craft specific recipes to make all kinds of pastries and baked goods such as cookies, brownies, muffins, bread, tortillas, and cakes. They prepare doughs, batters, icings, or fillings and use several types of equipment like scales or graduated containers to weigh or quantify ingredients. Baking is a science that requires precise measurement and temperature conditions, so bakers should have keen attention to detail, great accuracy, and good organizational skills. This career may not sound as glamorous as it could be, but this is a very physical and demanding type of job.

Illustrated Career Paths For a Food Preparer