LINE COOK SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$26,000
$17,000
Min 10%
$26,000
Median 50%
$40,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Kroger
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.1 years
How much does a line cook make?
Line Cooks in America make, on average, $26,972 a year or $12.97 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $40,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $17,000 per year. Hospitality companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Line Cook jobs are Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Hawaii, and Montana. The typical employment for a Line Cook is 2.1 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Line Chef
$35,102
Cook
$28,096
Prep Cook
$26,343

Average Line Cook Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Line Cook makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Line Cooks are Hospitality companies and Retail companies. Companies like Kroger or Carnival Cruise Line will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like JC Resorts and Penn National Gaming also report very competitive wages for Line Cooks.

Average Line Cook Salary By Location

Line Cooks in the United States of America make on average $26,972 a year or $12.97 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for Line Cooks at 32,078. The average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $22,000. Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Hawaii, and Montana are the highest paying states. Kentucky, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Maine are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$32,078
2
Seattle, WA
$31,484
3
Portland, OR
$30,459
4
Urban Honolulu, HI
$29,862
5
Miami, FL
$27,044

RECENTLY ADDED Line Cook SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$31,305
Springfield Place
Line Cook
10/31/2019
$33,392
Barcito
Line Cook
Los Angeles, CA
10/31/2019
$41,740
The Forge Restaurant
Line Cook
10/31/2019
$27,131
Liba
Line Cook
Oakland, CA
10/31/2019
$33,392
New Parkway Theater
Line Cook
Oakland, CA
10/31/2019
$32,349
Healdsburg Bar & Grill
Line Cook
10/31/2019
$41,740
Line Cook
10/31/2019
$33,392
Tastes On The Fly-SFO
Line Cook
San Francisco, CA
10/31/2019
$39,340
Red Robin
Line Cook
Albuquerque, NM
10/30/2019
$25,044
Show More