PREP COOK SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$26,000
$16,000
Min 10%
$26,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Kroger
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.7 years
How much does a prep cook make?
The national average salary for a Prep Cook in the United States is $26,343 per year or $12.66 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $42,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $16,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Prep Cooks are Hospitality companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best Prep Cook salaries are Alaska, Washington, Hawaii, Montana, and Oregon. Most Prep Cooks spend 1.7 years in the position.
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$28,096
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$26,972
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$23,115

Average Prep Cook Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Prep Cook makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Prep Cooks are in Hospitality companies and Professional companies. Kroger and Carlisle Corporation are the highest paying companies. Companies like Bloomingdale's and JC Resorts also report very competitive wages for Prep Cooks.

Average Prep Cook Salary By Location

Prep Cooks in the US makes an average salary of $26,343 per year or $12.66 per hour. Working in Seattle, WA as a Prep Cook will pay you the highest wages at around $29,397 per year. The average starting salary in Seattle, WA for Prep Cooks is $21,000. Alaska, Washington, Hawaii, Montana, and Oregon are the top 5 highest earning states for Prep Cooks. Mississippi, Louisiana, Vermont, Texas, and Oklahoma are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$29,397
2
San Francisco, CA
$28,489
3
Portland, OR
$28,148
4
Billings, MT
$28,032
5
New York, NY
$26,826

RECENTLY ADDED Prep Cook SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Prep Cook
Glendale, CA
10/31/2019
$35,479
Miami, FL
10/30/2019
$27,131
Sage Dining
Prep Cook
Washington, DC
10/30/2019
$29,218
Plano, TX
10/30/2019
$29,218
Sage Dining
Prep Cook
10/30/2019
$29,218
Pittsburgh, PA
10/30/2019
$27,131
10/29/2019
$27,131
San Jose, CA
10/29/2019
$37,566
Sodexho-Billings School District
Prep Cook
10/29/2019
$21,454
Uber Works
Prep Cook
Chicago, IL
10/28/2019
$33,392
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